About us

Workforce Extensions Launceston & Hobart (Healthcare Division) knows how to provide suitably qualified disability support, health care, aged care and facility support staff at short notice. We provide exceptional staffing solutions that equip candidates with the skills to excel in a diverse range of roles. Our practical placements enhance candidates’ experience, immediately impacting quality of care.

Sourcing talent from wider Australia and locally, our training systems ensure candidates possess the appropriate skills and cultural sensitivity to excel in the workplace. Our management team possess a wealth of industry and business expertise, ensuring that every interaction with us involves a knowledgeable individual who comprehends your specific needs on every occasion.

About Workforce Extensions

Workforce Extensions Launceston & Hobart is proud to be part of Australia’s leading owner-operated labour hire and recruitment agency network. Every day we supply experienced and qualified staff to Australia’s leading employers. Workforce Extensions has a unique and unrivalled business model. Our local offices are supported by a National Office so you receive dedicated, personal and proactive service at the local level each time.

How WE Collaborate

We collaborate with several Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), facilitating access to top-quality training programs, and our partnerships with many local industry associations keep us updated on trends and regulations. We are proud of our excellent reputation within the industries we serve, amongst both employees and businesses in our community. Experience the difference with our Health Division as we source highly skilled professionals who excel in their roles.

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    Location

    Suite 22, Coulter Court Launceston Tasmania 7250

    Office: (03) 6311 0127 | M: 0419 374 787

    [email protected]

    Our Team

    Phillip Hookway
    Managing Director
    Phillip joined Workforce Extensions in 2018 as the Managing Director for Launceston & Hobart, bringing with him an extensive background in recruitment and labour hire across various regions in Australia. His vast knowledge and expertise have been instrumental to both agency’s success. His commitment to Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) standards, allows him to recognise the importance of maintaining a safe work environment. By proritising OHS protocols and ensuring strict adherence to regulations, Phillip instils confidence in connecting qualified candidates with clients. Through his exceptional leadership and dedication to excellence, Phillip has fostered a reputation for delivering results and exceeding expectations. His hands-on approach, combined with his ability to understand the unique challenges and opportunities of the local labour market, has contributed significantly to the overall success of businesses in the area.
    Phillip Hookway
    Managing Director
    Phillip joined Workforce Extensions in 2018 as the Managing Director for Launceston & Hobart, bringing with him an extensive background in recruitment and labour hire across various regions in Australia. His vast knowledge and expertise have been instrumental to both agency’s success. His commitment to Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) standards, allows him to recognise the importance of maintaining a safe work environment. By proritising OHS protocols and ensuring strict adherence to regulations, Phillip instils confidence in connecting qualified candidates with clients. Through his exceptional leadership and dedication to excellence, Phillip has fostered a reputation for delivering results and exceeding expectations. His hands-on approach, combined with his ability to understand the unique challenges and opportunities of the local labour market, has contributed significantly to the overall success of businesses in the area.
    Brigitte Conn
    Healthcare Manager
    Brigitte is a dedicated and reliable Healthcare Manager who joined our team in early 2020. With a background in client relations within Healthcare, she consistently demonstrates her ability to effectively communicate with clients, understanding their needs and challenges. Brigitte’s driven commitment to medical staffing is evident through her extensive background as an Aged Care Nurse and Clinical Administrator in Youth Mental Health, where her passion for these areas flourished. As an adept Healthcare Manager, Brigitte leads a cohesive and like-minded team of individuals who share her trusted dedication. Brigitte and her team understand the significance of placing the right individual in the right role. Beyond her professional pursuits, Brigitte finds joy in the companionship of her three dogs and engaging in activities like hiking and mountain bike riding, which further enrich her well-rounded lifestyle
    Brigitte Conn
    Healthcare Manager
    Brigitte is a dedicated and reliable Healthcare Manager who joined our team in early 2020. With a background in client relations within Healthcare, she consistently demonstrates her ability to effectively communicate with clients, understanding their needs and challenges. Brigitte’s driven commitment to medical staffing is evident through her extensive background as an Aged Care Nurse and Clinical Administrator in Youth Mental Health, where her passion for these areas flourished. As an adept Healthcare Manager, Brigitte leads a cohesive and like-minded team of individuals who share her trusted dedication. Brigitte and her team understand the significance of placing the right individual in the right role. Beyond her professional pursuits, Brigitte finds joy in the companionship of her three dogs and engaging in activities like hiking and mountain bike riding, which further enrich her well-rounded lifestyle
    Tayla Trigg
    Ageing Support Consultant
    Tayla joined our team in 2023 and has proven to be a valuable addition. She brings suitable expertise in the Aged Care Industry, starting as a Care Assistant and transitioning to a Lifestyle Assistant. Currently, she has taken on the role of Ageing Support Consultant, supporting the Aged Care division. With a particular passion for Dementia-related care, Tayla is committed to ensuring that our staff consistently exceed expectations in supporting our most vulnerable individuals. She is dedicated to delivering personalised and compassionate assistance. Outside of her professional endeavours, Tayla finds joy in quality time with her partner and tending to her beloved dogs. Her commitment to both her personal and professional life reflects her well-rounded nature and dedication to the well-being of others.
    Tayla Trigg
    Ageing Support Consultant
    Tayla joined our team in 2023 and has proven to be a valuable addition. She brings suitable expertise in the Aged Care Industry, starting as a Care Assistant and transitioning to a Lifestyle Assistant. Currently, she has taken on the role of Ageing Support Consultant, supporting the Aged Care division. With a particular passion for Dementia-related care, Tayla is committed to ensuring that our staff consistently exceed expectations in supporting our most vulnerable individuals. She is dedicated to delivering personalised and compassionate assistance. Outside of her professional endeavours, Tayla finds joy in quality time with her partner and tending to her beloved dogs. Her commitment to both her personal and professional life reflects her well-rounded nature and dedication to the well-being of others.

    Our Services

    Temporary Staff Recruitment
    Workforce Extensions supplies readily available labour hire staff to businesses across Launceston, Hobart and greater Tasmania. If you need staff quickly, contact your local labour experts today.
    Permanent Recruitment
    Workforce Extensions is at the ready to source the best health and aged care staff for all your business operations needs. Contact them today to discuss their tailored approach to local hiring for your business.