Hickathrift House worker Kanita recognised for 25 years of service

PUBLISHED: 14:41 05 April 2017 | UPDATED: 14:41 05 April 2017

Hickathrift House administrator Laura Archer, Kanita Oakey-Kierman, administrative assistant Tracey Hills and general manager Jackalynne Shields.

Hickathrift House administrator Laura Archer, Kanita Oakey-Kierman, administrative assistant Tracey Hills and general manager Jackalynne Shields.

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An administrative assistant at Hickathrift House in Marshland St James has received a prestigious long service award in celebration of working at Barchester Healthcare for 25 years.

Kanita Oakey-Kierman, started at Hickathrift House in 1992 when she was just 16.

She worked her way up to a senior care assistant after gaining her NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care in 2004.

After starting a family, Kanita joined the administration department at Hickathrift House and since then has worked hard to gain her NVQ level 2 and 3 in business and administration.

Jackalynne Shields, general manager of Hickathrift House said: “We’re delighted to be celebrating 25 years of loyal service with Hickathrift House.

“She has demonstrated her dedication and loyalty to this home and its residents year after year.

“I speak for all of us here when I say that I’m looking forward to many more years of working with Kanita.”


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