at Violet Cakes
Violet Cakes is a small, independent bakery with a big story and big passion. Since 2018 our small business has more than doubled in terms of what we create and customers seeking us out and we couldn’t be more thrilled. Saying this we are still a small business, independently owned and run, meaning we are a busy, hardworking bunch driven by love for what we do.
Everything we do, is done with intention and though we do take what we do seriously, we have a great, fun team working hard day in day out.
We are seeking an experienced, hardworking barista to join our team 4 – 5 shifts, 40-45 hours a week, with weekend availability.
Job Role: - Deliver beautiful, quality coffee with latte art, in a timely manner - Keep our coffee machine clean and in maintained throughout the day - Deliver warm, friendly and professional customer service - Have strong product knowledge and feel comfortable discussing our bakes and upselling - Maintain a clean and tidy café and shop front in line with health and safety, and company requirements - Work well as part of a fast-paced team - Keep the café and shop well stocked of packaging and products throughout the day with extras prepped for the weekends
Requirements: - A minimum of one years’ experience as a barista with speciality coffee shops - Strong latte art skills - Strong communication skills - Working understanding and knowledge of espresso machines and grinders - Competent in dialling in - To be as happy to wash dishes, stock shelves and empty the bins as to make a beautiful coffee
What we offer: - London living wage as a minimum - Annual appraisals and pay reviews - Free staff lunch - £50 Violet voucher on birthdays - A passionate, warm, proactive and friendly environment