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Part-Time Nazira Teacher (2 positions: 1 Male, 1 Female)

Expired on: Aug 6, 2023

Job Summary:
The Las Colinas Islamic Center (LCIC) is seeking a dedicated and experienced Nazira Teacher to join our Islamic Center. The Nazira Teacher will be responsible for teaching and guiding children in the proper recitation and memorization of the Quran. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of Islamic principles, possess excellent communication skills, and have a passion for working with children. This position offers the opportunity to make a positive impact on young learners and contribute to their spiritual development.
This position will report to the LCIC Board of Directors.

Responsibilities:

  • Teach children the correct pronunciation (Tajweed) of Arabic letters, words, and verses of the Quran.
  • Guide students in the memorization of selected surahs (chapters) from the Quran.
  • Develop and implement engaging lesson plans to ensure effective learning.
  • Create a supportive and respectful classroom environment conducive to Quranic learning, and foster love for the Quran in students by sharing stories and lessons.
  • Assess students’ progress and provide constructive feedback to parents on a regular basis.
  • Collaborate with other teachers and staff to coordinate special events or programs within LCIC.
  • Maintain attendance records and other administrative duties related to teaching responsibilities.
  • Stay updated with advancements in Quranic teaching methods.

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience teaching the Quran to children.
  • Strong knowledge of the Quran and Islamic principles, including Tajweed rules.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to inspire young learners.
  • Patient, compassionate, and understanding approach towards children.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse team of teachers, staff, and parents.
  • Understanding of Quran Arabic and morphology is preferred.
  • Fluency in English is required for communication purposes.
  • Education:
    • A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent is required.
    • Hafidh-e-Quran is highly desirable.
    • Additional certifications or degrees in Islamic studies, Quranic memorization, or education are a bonus.

Work Environment:

  • This position requires operating on LCIC premises and will involve working with children (up to 12 years) in a classroom setting.
  • The position requires ~10 hours/week, 2 hour/day, 4-5 days/week engagement.
  • Working hours would be any 2 hours between 4-7 pm CST, Monday-Thursday (4 days/week).
  • The role may require occasional evening or weekend hours to accommodate special events or programs.

How to Apply:
To apply, please submit your resume, a cover letter, and references to: secretarylcictx@gmail.com
Application Deadline:
August 6, 2023

Note: This position requires a security background check.

Job Category: Nazira Teacher
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: LCIC
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