Saturday School Teacher


Quran and Islamic Studies Teacher

Anatolia Islamic Centre Mississauga is currently seeking a Quran and Islamic Teacher for the AIC Saturday School.  If you are interested and meet the requirements, please email your resume to for immediate consideration.

Position Details:

  • Start Date: Sepmtember 19th , 2018
  • End Date: December 20th , 2018
  • Every Saturday from 12:00PM – 5:00PM

Position description:

The Quran and Islamic Studies teacher provides Quran lessons to students who are 7 years old and up. The teacher will be responsible creating an educational atmosphere where students are granted the opportunity to fulfill their potential of becoming a Hafiz, knowledgeable and productive Muslims in Islamic studies. Moreover, the teacher will also be able to encourage the community members to increase number of attendants.  He/She will be working closely with families and build relationship with students and parents.

The program consists of teaching students:

  • Quran (Tafseer, Memorization, Tajweed, Elif’Baa)
  • Islamic Studies & Seerah


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Creates and manages own curriculum on Quran and Islamic Studies.
  • Implements instructional activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences.
  • Possesses a deep knowledge of the various curricula and explores the best ways in which to deliver content to the students.
  • Identifies, selects, and modifies instructional resources to meet the needs of students with varying backgrounds, learning styles, and special needs.
  • Sets clear targets and goals for teaching the Islamic values on a weekly basis and works with staff to extend the implementation with in the classroom environment.
  • Organizes extra-curricular activities related to the Islamic events and holidays.
  • Communicates effectively, both orally and in writing, with students, parents, and staff on a regular basis in order to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships.
  • Supports students and parents with alternate strategies and provides additional assistance with daily assignments and projects.
  • Models spiritual maturity in leading students towards Islam and spiritual growth.
  • Inculcates the kids with a sense of respect, order and self-discipline while encouraging them to be innovative and curious.
  • Assumes responsibility for and demonstrates gains in student performance.
  • Meets professional obligations through efficient work habits such as meeting deadlines, honoring schedules, coordinating with others, etc.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the management.

Education, Certifications, and Work Related Experience:

  • Preference will be given to Hafiz-ul-Quran teachers.
  • Undergraduate degree in Arabic/Islamic Sciences or equivalent degree and/or experience.
  • Three or more years teaching experience.
  • Three years of daily public or private instruction in Arabic and English preferred.
  • Educational certification a plus.
  • Operational knowledge of the Internet and web-related technologies.

Technical Competencies and Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of the Arabic Language Fluency in Standard Arabic (Fussha) a definite plus.
  • Must possess ability to use technical skills in order to construct, implement and share lesson planning.
  • Must possess ability to use a computer for instructional and communication purposes with students, parents and staff.
  • Ability to use internet based search engines for educational research purposes.
  • Knowledge of MS office or equivalent.
  • Possesses strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Possesses a correct Arabic pronunciation and has a basic understanding of rules for the authentic recitation of the Quran.
  • Has excellent knowledge of Quran and Islamic Subjects and believes and acts according to the Islamic values taught to the children.
  • Works independently with little direct supervision.
  • Works well as part of a team and is comfortable in a leadership role.
  • Accepts responsibility and is self-motivated.
  • Demonstrates strong work ethic in order to achieve team and individual goals.

Competitive with local Islamic Schools. Depends on qualifications and experience.


ICMG Anatolia Islamic Centre – 5280 Maingate Dr. Mississauga, ON L4W 1G5

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