A POPULAR riverside restaurant in York is looking to recruit ahead of its reopening next month.

Star Inn The City, York, wants extra staff to support the front of house and bar teams, with full and part-time permanent roles available for an expected start date of April 19.

The Brasserie-style restaurant, on the edge of York's Museum Gardens close to Lendal Bridge, said comparable experience was preferred, but training can be given for successful candidates who are willing to learn, smart, polite and flexible.

Star Inn The City opened in 2013 after Andrew Pern, of Michelin-starred Star Inn at Harome, joined forces with the building owners in their bid to launch a new venue.

Front of house staff are also needed for the The Star Inn, Harome, while the New Inn at Cropton is also looking for a hard worker with great customer service to welcome guests, take food orders, and clean.

Other vacancies available in York and surrounding areas include a store assistant at Aldi, Clifton; sales staff at Clarks; a sales supervisor role is available at Lakeland Leather York and Royal Mail is recruiting postal workers for York and Malton.

The British Heart Foundation needs a stockroom assistant for its new York store which would suit someone with experience in retail or the service sector.

For those who prefer the outdoors, Pike Hills Golf Club is looking for a full-time greenkeeper, with training and courses offered within working hours as part of any development while the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust in York is looking for someone with good knowledge of land management and a strong commitment to nature conservation to become a living landscape assistant.

Benenden Health needs a contact centre advisor, while Embank Hotel York is looking for a wedding and events co-ordinator to help develop and drive the wedding event business into the hotel.