With roughly 500 coffee outlets in Ireland (source) there are plenty of opportunities to find a job as a barista. Most of the coffee shops will be concentrated in the city centre. They can advertise jobs online or by placing a sign in the window. If they are advertised online they tend to be advertised on their website or social media. There are a lot of people who want to work in a coffee shop so it doesn’t make sense to pay to advertise the position.
Coffee Shops in Dublin
Here is a list of some of the coffee shops in Dublin. You can check their social media or drop into their premises to see if there are any jobs available.
Experience & Qualifications
The experience you will need to have may include some of the following: making coffee, serving customers, selling coffee, educating customers, preparing food, working on the till and keeping the work area clean at all times. If you are a non native English speaker it would help to have experience working in Ireland or an English speaking country. Generally you must have a minimum of 6 months experience working as a barista.
In addition to the above there are two courses which employers hiring baristas often ask for,