Barista Trainer Vacancy

We are looking for an energetic, social-minded champion of specialty coffee to support our Head of Coffee in delivering our training programmes. As our Barista Trainer you will combine your interpersonal skills with a passion for coffee to support and motivate the next generation of baristas through training and into work. Learning from our Head

We’re hiring a Managing Director

  Well Grounded is London’s first specialty coffee training academy, which connects people looking for work with sustainable careers in the coffee industry, regardless of their background. As an Award winning social enterprise we are changing lives through coffee. This is a really rare opportunity to join our growing, dynamic and motivated Social Enterprise at

Mental Health in the workplace

Mental Health in the workplace This week saw World Mental Health Day 2018.  According to the mental health charity Mind, one in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. This blog addresses the relationship between mental health and working in hospitality, and identifies strategies to support mental health in

The Power of Coffee

The Power of Coffee As you might have guessed, we’re pretty keen on coffee here at Well Grounded. On #InternationalCoffeeDay we’re celebrating the power of coffee to transform lives.   Coffee is diverse and means something different to all of us.  For some it’s taken milky with sugar, for others it’s straight up black. Regardless

Graduates takeover La Marzocco

To celebrate a very successful 8-week Specialty Barista Traineeship in partnership with Gather & Gather, our graduates ran a pop-up cafe inside La Marzocco HQ in London. We were pleasantly surprised by the overwhelming support from all our friends and partners who came along, not to mention all our previous graduates. It was truly

And the winner is..

Sarah Robinson! Thanks to our good friends Blue Tiger, we offered all our graduates a chance to WIN a trip to Berlin. To enter, they had to answer the following questions in any form they wished: How do you think you have progressed since you first met Well Grounded? What could be done to improve