Veterinary Medical Director

Medical Leadership Derry, New Hampshire


Position at Orchard Village Animal Clinic

Orchard Village Animal Clinic, an AHAA-accredited hospital providing wellness services and complex surgical procedures, is seeking a dynamic Medical Director to add to our growing team. If you enjoy empowering others through mentorship and training, this might be the opportunity for you!

The Medical Director is a working member of the team with an additional incentive program as part of the compensation package. This role has the best of both worlds by practicing medicine in addition to leading the practice. Duties include managing the operations of the hospital and being primarily responsible and the authority to/for community outreach, client relations, staff management, coaching, and development, reviewing medical charts, and monitoring financial data to achieve budget goals.

The successful candidate will be a personable team player who is friendly, approachable, and has a client-centric approach to specialty care.

  • Minimum of 3 years of veterinary experience in GP or Leadership
  • Strong medical, teamwork, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Interest in building and nurturing relationships with our on-site and referring veterinarians. Provide leadership, staff development, and accountability in accordance with our policies/procedures.

Unique ways we can help you THRIVE!

  • We offer a Veterinary-Specific EAP, with mental health support available 24/7/365 through phone, web, text, and onsite at hospitals.
  • Family Planning Support through Carrot. Offering free expert advice and discount for egg freezing, IVF, donor and gestational carrier services, and adoption.
  • We offer Student loan support through
  • Generously subsidized backup and ongoing care support for children, adults, and pets through Bright Horizons Whole Family Care.
  • Pet Perks including free exams, discounts on products and services, and more at all Thrive Pet Healthcare locations.
  • Paid time off including parental leave, bereavement to grieve both humans and pets, and time off for new pet adoptions.
  • Our Perks at Work Marketplace with over 30,000 discounts on everything from cars to travel to home/garden.

What WE can offer YOU!:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 8 weeks paid parental leave
  • Annual discretionary fund (CE, books, fees/dues, conferences, etc)
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 401k match
  • Health/ Vision/ Dental benefits
  • Pet Care Discounts

About the Hospital:

  • We are a full-service hospital providing wellness and nutritional care, complex surgical services, advanced diagnostics, dental care, and behavioral consults.
  • Learn more about this incredible facility here:

What Derry, NH has to offer:

  • With everything from vineyards to historic homes to lake-front recreation, Derry NH has loads to offer year-round!
  • Enjoy our park activities such as Yoga in the Park and Music in the Park concerts!
  • Excellent school districts for growing families!
  • Enjoy the benefits of no state or sales tax in NH!
  • Learn more about this beautiful and unique area here:

 To learn more about this position contact

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At Thrive, we celebrate and embrace the uniqueness and diversity of all of our team members, pet parents, and pets. We strive to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture where all team members belong and feel empowered.