Baristas are at the heart of every coffee shop. Learn more about how to create the perfect team.


An expert barista is hard to come by, as skills take time and patience to learn. People skills often take practice, with confidence building gradually over time. You may expect to be able to hire the perfect team, when in fact, this takes a lot of hard work.

With the right training and support in place, your baristas will quickly learn on their feet and feel encouraged to improve. They may not have the relevant experience, but if they are hard-working and willing to learn, your team will soon be masters of coffee.

Our helpful guides will teach you about the role of a barista, how much they should be paid and how to provide suitable training for your team. We have also included a guide on the recruitment process and how to advertise your job openings effectively.