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Job Description 

Coffee House Team Members


HOURS PER WEEK: Up to 16 hours

Metronome is an innovative new coffee house and events space nestled at the heart of Morden town centre, South West London. Offering take-away and sit-in service, Metronome is a hub synonymous with keeping time for the things that matter – quality, community, people, accessibility, the arts and sustainability

It goes without saying that we serve the best coffee in town. Our super cool, friendly coffee house is the place to be

We surprise and excite with all that’s on offer – speciality coffee and tea, delicious locally sourced food, stunning art and unmissable events

Jump in our game, as we boldly create our vision of future Morden – sustainable, inclusive, creative, stylish and fun

We’ve adorned the walls with carefully curated art, we’ll embark on supersonic journeys, cruising through the best tunes and talks you’ve ever heard

Our bright, sunny and welcoming disposition welcomes everyone, respects individuality and makes our house the place to connect, debate and create

We’re the magnet that attracts only the best

Our Values 

  • Quality – from our interior design to the drinks we serve, everything excels
  • Customer focused – we listen carefully and respect uniqueness. Our customers always come first
  • Sustainable – with zero tolerance on waste; ‘reduce, reuse, recycle’ is our mantra
  • Accessible – we all enjoy a treat, whatever our age or ability.  We make it easy to have a great time.


Our ideal candidate will be able to work part-time (up to 16hrs) with flexibility for weekend and occasional evening shifts. Set to be open in March 2020, the successful applicant needs to be available for training and induction from mid-March. Working rota’d shifts, our ideal candidate will:

  • Deliver exceptional customer service at all times
  • Operate our ePOS, taking orders and payments
  • Make hot drinks and food orders to a high standard
  • Be the face of Metronome and Crown Lane Studio – welcoming customers and visitors
  • Ensure that the bar area and shop is kept clean and tidy at all times
  • Assist with opening and closing the site 
  • Cash up at the end of the day
  • Assist with stocking up and stock rotation
  • Assist with marketing and promotional activities
  • Attend Team meetings and training sessions, as required
  • Carry out all other reasonable requests as directed by the Manager 


Barista: 1 year (Preferred)

Speciality coffee: 1 year (Preferred)

Location: London, Greater London (Preferred)


  • You are a people person with impeccable customer service skills
  • Able to bring fun to the workplace and ensure a happy, motivated and focused team
  • Cash and card handling skills
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Have experience as a barista and/or food service/retail
  • Possess an excellent work ethic and time-keeping skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to use initiative to problem solve
  • Able to work well individually and as part of a team
  • Able to uphold our quality standards and behaviours 
  • Able to look presentable and approachable at all times
  • Motivation to deliver consistent high quality service and deliver on Metronome’s aims
  • Flexibility to work varied hours, including weekends and evening, on a rota basis when necessary
  • Be a personal fit: Engaging personality with honesty and straightforwardness
  • Willingness to always go the extra mile for our Customers
  • A passion for quality coffee


  • Cash tips
  • Paid holiday
  • Join a friendly, supportive team 
  • Free coffees all day long – 50% off when not working
  • Opportunity to get involved with the local community/support local charities
  • We value good mental health and offer informal counselling support if ever the going gets tough
  • Ongoing training


Metronome is at an exciting stage of establishing itself as the new and best cafe and events space in Morden; we invite you to be a part of it by applying to join our team.

Job Type: Part time, up to 16 hours per week, to include some weekends and occasional evening/late night openings

Hourly Rate: TBC on application

Please apply using this link to our application form

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