Work with us

In 2023 Animal Trust turns 11 years old! Our not-for-profit veterinary company was founded by Owen Monie in 2012 and Ellesmere Port was opened in 2017. Here at Animal Trust we believe that every pet has the right to access good veterinary care. Our vision is that no pet goes untreated or faces euthanasia for a condition that has a good treatment option. We offer free consultations for sick and injured pets and our profits are re-invested straight back into the business to benefit our mission, rather than distributed to shareholders.

We are lucky to have an excellent team based at Ellesmere Port including both our clinical members that look after the poorly pets and our non-clinical team that look after all of us! We're passionate about our people and want them to feel fulfilled in their roles.

Our vet and nurse team are diverse and we play to our strengths. Whether you're surgical/imaging/medically biased we try to build our rotas around what our staff enjoy. This allows us to diagnose and treat the majority of our patients without needing to refer and the potential scope for learning and development is huge.

We want to continue widening access to our veterinary care and we're always open to new team members. If you think you might like to become a part of our journey, please get in touch and we'd love to talk to you about potential opportunities.

Charity / non-profit

Small animal


50-99 employees

Overseas sponsorship

Gain experience

Nurse Training

VetGDP approved

Out of hours


Accredited workplace

Award winner

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70% Dog

25% Cat

5% Small furries

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Employee experience insight

Our purpose

Psychological safety

Diversity, equality and inclusion

Employee engagement

Team building

Wellbeing initiatives

Personal development



Flexible working

Graduate friendly

Equal and transparent pay

Nurse champions

Professional development

New graduate training scheme

Performance management

Environmental champions

Community champions

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Current Vacancies
Veterinary Surgeon - Surgical Bias
Love spending your days in theatre? Missing out on that surgical caseload? Our Ellesmere Port site is looking for an experienced veterinary surgeon to expand our advanced surgical offering. Here at Animal Trust, our unique model means that we have a fantastic caseload that would suit someone keen to perform a wide range of both orthopaedic and soft tissue surgical procedures.

ECC Veterinary Surgeon
Looking for challenge and excitement? Get involved in ECC and you won’t regret it.

Gain experience with us

With a high case load and a bias towards sick pets, Animal Trust is a great place to gain some EMS. There's always something going on for you to get involved with. From consults and inpatients through ...

Veterinary students
Our recent news

12 Mar 2023

It's B Corp Month!

At the end of last year, we received word that Animal Trust had been approved as an official B Corp! Now, if you’re not sure what this means and why we’re so massively excited about it – here’s a head ...

Awards and accreditations
RCVS Accredited Practice

Small Animal General Practice

B Lab

Certified B Corporation