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Our Story

Revolutionizing Healthcare Staffing Since 2018

WoFo (Workforce) was developed in 2018 as a unique solution to quickly and efficiently connect workers with employers across a range of industries. Successful pilots with some of New Zealand's most trusted healthcare providers demonstrated our proficiency in delivering value in this sector.

Now, we are excited to be Aotearoa's first Share economy platform devoted to the healthcare sector, proud to help frontline staff find meaningful work that suits their skills, experience, pay expectations, and schedule. While our success is evident, we're always driven to achieve more, striving to make a lasting impact on healthcare staffing.

Join us in shaping the future of healthcare staffing – a future built on technology, talent, and teamwork. Together, we can continue to revolutionize healthcare staffing, making it more efficient, fulfilling, and rewarding for all.

The History of Wofo

Embark on a nostalgic journey as we take a walk down memory lane, exploring the transformative milestones that have shaped the remarkable history of WOFO.

31 October 2017
Wofo is incorporated!

After months of meticulous planning and brainstorming, Andrew and Chris found themselves at the true start of their entrepreneurial journey. The result: WOFO, a name that encapsulates their vision and serves as a beacon of light in the ever-evolving gig economy.

7 April 2018
Wofo is launched!

The WOFO native app is launched on iOS and Android marked a monumental achievement in their entrepreneurial journey. After tireless development and anticipation, the moment arrived, and with the tap of a button, WOFO was introduced to the world in the palm of users' hands.

17 July 2019
1000 Contractors

Reaching the milestone of onboarding 1000 contractors marked a pivotal moment in WOFO's journey, a testament to its growing influence and resonance within the workforce ecosystem. From the early days of ideation to the meticulous planning of the app launch, this achievement was a tangible realization of the platform's impact.

24 August 2020
Aged Care Pilot

Venturing into uncharted territory, Andrew and Chris embarked on a groundbreaking initiative for WOFO by launching a healthcare pilot focused on aged care. Recognizing the unique challenges and demands of this sector, the decision to explore the applicability of WOFO's services in aged care underscored their commitment to addressing diverse workforce needs.

2 May 2022
Dedicated to Healthcare

Recognizing the transformative impact and positive reception of WOFO in the healthcare sector, Andrew and Chris made a strategic executive decision: WOFO would transition to become a dedicated healthcare staffing platform. This pivotal moment marked a shift in focus, aligning the platform's capabilities with the unique demands and nuances of the healthcare industry.

31 March 2023
303% Growth

The story of WOFO's growth is nothing short of remarkable, marked by a staggering 303% increase that speaks volumes about its impact and resonance in the dynamic landscape of workforce solutions.

From its humble beginnings to becoming a powerhouse in the industry, WOFO's journey is a testament to the dedication, innovation, and strategic vision of the entire team at WOFO. This phenomenal growth isn't just a numerical achievement; it signifies the trust placed in WOFO by both workers seeking opportunities and businesses in need of skilled professionals.

27 September 2023
NZ Trade and Enterprise Focus Customer

Securing recognition from New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) as a focus customer is a significant milestone in WOFO's journey, signaling not only the platform's success but also its potential to make a global impact. This strategic partnership represents a shared vision between WOFO and NZTE, aligning efforts to facilitate the platform's expansion into new territories, with Australia being the initial focus.

2 December 2023
5000 Healthcare Contractors

The achievement of registering 5000 healthcare workers on the WOFO platform stands as a testament to the platform's growing influence and impact within the healthcare industry. This milestone is more than just a number; it represents a community of skilled professionals, united by a common goal of contributing their expertise to meaningful healthcare roles.

Let's work together to revolutionize healthcare staffing. Join our platform as a contractor or discover qualified professionals for your facility.
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