Two hundred new jobs are to be created at a new Tesco store being built on Tyneside.
The recruitment hotline will open on Monday morning at 9 o'clock and riority will be given initially to people who have been unemployed for at least six months.
Hotline telephone number: 0191 490 9440
Freephone telephone number: 0800 054 2367
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