Meet Our Tutors
- Learn from our industry experts with 20+ years of experience
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At the Beacon Academy, our tutors are experts in their fields exhibiting over 20 years of experience within the industry. Our professional tutors are continuously updating their skills and knowledge to provide a modern and relevant learning environment for all our students.
With over 20 year’s experience in the Beauty industry and 15 years in aesthetics, Joanne is our highly experienced and knowledgeable Education Manager.
Joanne started off working as a therapist in salons and quickly progressed into a management role. In 2006 she developed an interest in laser and advanced skin treatments, learning and perfecting her skills in modern aesthetic treatments, such as skin rejuvenation and laser hair removal. With all this experience it was only natural to progress into teaching others.
She is passionate about the importance of high quality standards of treatments and her main aim at Beacon Academy is to ensure that students are maintaining exceptional industry standards once they have qualified.
Marsha Harmon is Clinical Nurse Specialist at ClearSkin. Marsha Harmon RN, INP, RNP, BA(Hons) BN, RM, RT is a registered nurse and Independent nurse Prescriber. With over 18 years of experience, she is constantly updating her medical skills and qualifications to ensure that she can deliver the highest standards of safety to her clients.
Nurse Marsha has a unique ability to see symmetry and balance and believes that this should be the priority over simply volumizing lips. Clients flock to her for her . Nurse Marsha has continually updated her skills and was the filler .
Marsha has her level 6 Training & development diploma.
Deirdre Lyons has over 15 years of experience in the beauty industry and studied in Australia before returning here to Ireland. Deirdre has also achieved her teaching qualification which means she is an excellent trainer and has a wonderful manner with clients. Deirdre is a dedicated, versatile and enthusiastic therapist with over 17 years experience in the beauty industry.
She holds an ITEC teacher training Diploma and Fetac Level 6 Certification with Distinction as well as CIBTAC ITEC and CIDESCO qualifications.
Emma O’Reilly has been here at Clearskin for two years.She has been in the beauty industry for over 16 years with a real passion for skincare. Emma has a wonderful manner with clients, putting them at ease and making sure they are well informed. Emma’s favourite treatment is always the one that works best for her clients and gets them closer to their skincare goals.
Emma is very patient, passionate about skin and knows how to bring a client on their journey from the first consultation to the clients expected outcome. She holds a teacher training and is very patient, enthusiastic and eager to pass on her knowledge & expertise. Emma has VTCT level 4 certificate in education & training.
At the Beacon Academy, our tutors are experts in their fields exhibiting over 20 years of experience within the industry. Our professional tutors are continuously updating their skills and knowledge to ensure to provide a modern and relevant learning environment for all our students.