Specialty Baristas Serving Coffee with a Purpose

at Redemption Roasters

Date Posted:
02 Jun
London, GB
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Redemption Roasters are on a mission to reduce reoffending rates through coffee.

We believe exceptional coffee can come from people and places you wouldn’t expect; At our roastery in HMP The Mount, we train offenders in coffee industry skills with the aim of reducing reoffending in the UK. Upon release, we help our graduates find work in our own coffee shops, or within our network.

As a social enterprise, we think differently to other specialty coffee companies; we strive for profit in order to achieve our purpose. Every member of the Redemption Roasters team has a role to play in achieving that purpose; to challenge perceptions and change lives through Specialty coffee.

We are looking for skilled Baristas to join our team and help serve speciality coffee with a purpose across London as we continue to grow and develop our amazing business and people

We welcome those with strong barista experience in a similar type of business.

This role is an excellent opportunity if you love working with people and are looking to further your career; you will learn and develop as we grow and get better and better each day. We believe our team is at the heart of everything we do, which is why we take coffee training so seriously. We are looking for like-minded people to come and join us as we continue to focus on coffee and people.

You are;

  • outgoing, with a warm personality and great attitude

  • proactive, with a strong work ethic and willingness to pitch in whatever the task

  • adapting and with an eye for quality, detail, speed and service

  • enthusiastic for our social responsibility ethos

Responsibilities include;

  • making consistently excellent coffee

  • maintaining an electric atmosphere with your team members

  • providing exemplary customer service (even during busy periods!)

  • embodying the Redemption Behaviours in everything you do

The opportunity to work with Redemption is far more than a job, it’s a career and it has an incredible mission. As a Barista, you’ll receive:

  • Specialty Coffee training program, attend Cuppings and Roastery visits;

  • You can impact people’s lives through our social mission of helping ex-offenders back into work and learning skills;

  • Opportunities to grow yourself and career progression - you grow as we grow!

  • Passionate working environment and culture;

  • Work with seasonal, exciting and ever changing coffees from around the world to develop flavour profile and your understanding of coffee;

  • Food allowance;

  • Staff discounts on food and coffee across London;

  • 28 days holiday per annum.

Hours: Full time - approx 40 hours per week

Please apply for this role via our application form found here - **do not apply through Coffee Jobs Board or your application will not be considered.

You can learn more about us…

On Instagram @RedemptionRoasters