Bar Staff, Green Rooms


We are looking for a highly organised, enthusiastic and charismatic barista who knows how to make a proper coffee and who loves creating high quality cocktails. The Barista will work right in the centre of the action at Green Rooms, the UK’s first Arts-led independent social enterprise hotel. 

The hotel offers stylish but affordable accommodation in 22 double rooms, two studio apartments and two dormitory rooms, event spaces for exhibitions and rehearsals, a lively restaurateur programme and a bustling bar.  

Job Purpose & Responsibilities

Reporting to the General Manager, the Barista is in charge of serving food and drinks, making coffees, mixing up great cocktails and operating the bar, restaurant and banqueting service. 

  • To meet, greet and serve all guests in a relaxed but friendly and efficient manner without delays
  • To handle and manage restaurant bookings 
  • To prepare mise-en-place, serve food & drinks, clear and reset bar and tables after guests have left
  • To serve food and drinks at banquets and other in-house events
  • To ensure the bar, coffee machine and service area is kept clean and tidy at all times 
  • To ensure that all cutlery, crockery and glassware are clean and polished to a high standard before and after service
  • To handle deliveries
  • To handle cash and card payments

Candidate Profile & Skills

  • Experience in the service and catering industry
  • Sound knowledge of food & beverage products & service rules
  • A cool head to deal with last minute requests and problems
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to work under own initiative in a highly pressured environment
  • Organised team player with attention to detail
  • Ability to create a rapport/relationship with the customer
  • Mentality of being a true host, with focus on client service and taking responsibility beyond direct client duties
  • Flexibitliy to work shifts. 
  • Good level of spoken English

Please e-mail your CV and covering letter stating the reasons why you want to work for Green Rooms to


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