Our baristas

Cerian

One Twelve Coffee Shop Manager

Supports volunteers to gain hands on hospitality experience and help them into employment.

Mel

Lead Volunteer Baker

The most passionate baker we know! Mel has become a Peer Mentor and is the baker behind all of our home made cakes.

Daniel

Volunteer

Dan's long term goal is to become a head chef. No matter how long it takes!

Shane

Volunteer

Such a happy soul! Shane is learning how to cook and using his skills at home independantly.

Leah

Ex Volunteer

Gained skills and confidence, now works part time for another company!

Brad

Volunteer Barista - Pobl Academy Member

No task has been too much effort and everything has been met with unwavering enthusiasm. Brad has bonded effortlessly with staff, volunteers and indeed customers... we'll miss him!

Sharon

Pobl Employee

Started as a volunteer, gained all of her qualifications and is now a permanent member of the Pobl Group team

Kim

Volunteer

Living her best life! Loves volunteering, meeting new people and up-selling... You want a cake with that coffee? and maybe a biscuit?

James

Volunteer

Enjoys working in a team and is thriving! The shop is helping James to work on his confidence day by day.

kath

Ex Volunteer

Kath has moved on from volunteering with us. We miss her team spirit and willingness to meet new people.

Lloyd

Ex Lead Volunteer

The skills Lloyd learnt while with us has helped him progress into part time employment elsewhere. Hobbies include coffee and photography.

Meghan

Lead Volunteer

A volunteer since we opened, Meghan uses her new skills to train others on their journey with us as a Peer Mentor.

Becky

Volunteer

Will turn her hand to anything! Becky is doing so well, gaining confidence and new skills that will help her back into employment.

Simon

Volunteer

Loves to interact with people and preparing our buffets. His role with us keeps him on his toes!

Dom

Ex Volunteer

Likes to work within a team and meet new people, Dom is thriving at Costa Coffee in part time employment.

Helen

Relief Barista

Started as a barista but now works full time as a Pobl Scheme Support Officer. Helen can't get away from us that easily and still does relief work here.