Kidsgrove Town Deal Board member profiles

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)/Job Centre+

Rob Leese - Senior Employer and Partnership Manager

Board role



DWP delivers a modern, fair and affordable welfare system that makes a sustainable positive difference to people’s lives. DWP supports everyone who can or wants to work by extending opportunity, strengthening personal responsibility and enabling fulfilment of personal potential.

They also work with individuals, families and children with health conditions and disabilities. Rob's role is to support DWP priorities by building strong and mutually beneficial relationships with employers and partners to support their customers.

DWP has a Jobcentre in Kidsgrove which supports the people of area to move closer to or into employment.