How it works

Got an emergency and need a barista ASAP, or maybe you're looking to recruit the next member of your dream team. No matter what the situation, we've got you covered.

On-demand bookings

Whether it's a single shift or days of work, when you place an on-demand booking with Need a Barista, our coffee fuelled algorithm gets to work matching it to one of our local accredited baristas. 

Once the match is made, you'll receive an update including the baristas details. That's it, now you can get back to running your business. Got a question for the barista? Just contact them through your dashboard to put your mind at ease. Place an on-demand booking here.

Looking for something more long term?

Good news: our hospitalty specific Job Board isn't just for baristas; you can place an ad to recruit your next head chef, cafe all-rounder, kitchen hand, roasting assistant, pastry chef, or any other position you need to fill. It's only $49 to post a 30 day ad, with no other costs.   

Getting your vacant positions in front of the best candidates is key to the success of your business, and we're here to help you. Place your Job Ad here.

Need a Barista is Australia's #1 platform for barista staffing and we have ensured that thousands of cafes, restaurants and venues continue to serve the highest quality coffee – even when their regular barista is unavailable

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