Jake Swinstead

Dispensing Optician

Jake is a qualified Dispensing Optician with several years of experience, currently working at Leightons Farnham.

His journey in optics began in 2018 when he started as a dispensing assistant. From the beginning, Jake displayed a continuous desire to progress in the field. While still working as an assistant, he embarked on an Ophthalmic Dispensing course. In 2022, he took a position as a Dispensing Optician at an independent local provider. The following year, he graduated with his ABDO Level 6 Diploma in Ophthalmic Dispensing from City and Islington College.

Despite already achieving notable qualifications, Jake is aiming for further advancement and is excited about the progression opportunities Leightons offers within his role and field. He is eager to be actively engaged and busy.

Beyond the professional sphere, Jake enjoys spending time walking his dog.