Sommelier (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Bar Rioja

  Camino, 3 Varnishers Yard, London, England

About us

Our work environment includes:

  • Food provided
  • International workforce
  • On-the-job training
  • Regular social events
  • Growth opportunities
  • Lively atmosphere
  • Company perks
  • Flexible working hours

Full Job Description


£14-£17 per hour

Wine Server

Bar Rioja opened June 2023 part of the Camino Group.

  • A wine bar showcasing the current most exciting range and quality of wines from Rioja from the traditional to the most modern.
  • An expert sommelier will helpfully and enthusiastically explain the different styles of wine.
  • Delight in the fact that the wines of Rioja compete brilliantly with those of any other of the world’s wine producing regions in offering a very broad range of styles, grape varieties and an unbeatable quality to value ratio.
  • A food menu to enhance the Rioja wines.
  • As a Sommelier you will be responsible for hosting and looking after our customers – sharing your knowledge and passion for wines from Rioja. You will also train new staff.
  • Camino, a group of 3 award-winning tapas bars & restaurants.
  • Bar Rioja will be opening in the courtyard of our flagship venue Camino Kings Cross.

In Spanish culture, ¡VAMOS DE TAPAS! or LET’ S GO FOR TAPAS! is about enjoying the company of friends and family, having fun, visiting lively bars, having a few drinks and eating delicious tapas. For our founder Richard, Camino was inspired by a road trip through Spain, where the people and the lifestyle left a lasting impression. This life-changing journey continues by bringing the essence of Spanish tapas culture to London.

About you:

  • Friendly, approachable and great energy.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • WSET level 2 (but not a deal breaker).
  • Confident and knowledgeable about Spanish Wines especially those from Rioja.
  • Be confident in training, developing and passing on your wine knowledge to junior staff.


  • People First company.
  • Staff trips to Spain with our wine suppliers.
  • Training & Development.
  • Freshly cooked staff meals.
  • Staff discounts 50% off food across our venues.
  • Opportunity to grow and develop.
  • Hire a friend scheme with £250 bonus.
  • Company parties and socials.
  • Every Sunday & Monday off

Job Type: Full-time

Expected hours: 30 – 40 per week


  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Store discount



  • 8 hour shift
  • Weekend availability
  • Sunday & Monday off

Supplemental pay types:

  • Tips

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • London: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Hospitality: 1 year (required)
  • Bar – wine: 1 year (required)
  • WSET – (optional)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person

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