A decade of dedication at Wisbech care home

A Care Assistant & Home Trainer at Hickathrift House in Marshland St James have received a prestigio

A Care Assistant & Home Trainer at Hickathrift House in Marshland St James have received a prestigious Long Service Award in celebration of working at Barchester Healthcare for 10 years. Left:Elizabeth Hodgkiss, Jayne Masterson General Manager, Louise Pegg. - Credit: Archant

A care assistant and home trainer at Hickathrift House in Marshland St James have received a prestigious long service award in celebration of working at the healthcare company for a decade.

Louise Pegg, now a care assistant, started at Barchester in January 2015 as a kitchen assistant and bank care assistant.

She moved to the care department in June 2014.

Elizabeth Hodgkiss, now home trainer, started as a care assistant and worked her way up to a senior position in February 2011, also working within the laundry and cleaning team during this time.

She became the home trainer in July 2012.


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To celebrate their achievement they were presented with a bouquet of flowers and given a crystal award and a gift card.

Jayne Masterson, Hickathrift House general manager, said: “We’re delighted to be celebrating 10 years of loyal service with Elizabeth and Louise. They have both demonstrated their dedication and loyalty to this home and its residents year after year.

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“I speak for all of us here at Hickathrift House when I say that I’m looking forward to many more years of working with them both.”

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