Middle / High School Social Studies / History Teacher
Posted date [2021-Mar-16]  (ID: 1475)
Mission

Al-Huda School's mission is to empower the Ummah by developing Muslim students into individuals who will be spiritually, emotionally, and physically wholesome and capable of dealing with today's challenges through the knowledge and implementation of the Qur'an, Sunnah, and through academic excellence.

Al-Huda School is a private non-profit Islamic educational institution located in College Park, Md. We strive to provide quality Islamic education for preschool through 12th grade. Our mission is to develop well-rounded students inspired by Islamic principles, excellent academics, and extracurricular activities, while seeking to prepare our students to live a God centered life rooted in the teachings of the Quran and authentic sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).

Job Summary

Responsible for instructing students in Middle and High School (Grades 6-12). Creates lesson plans, instructs students in Social Studies / History (Islamic History, World History, US History). Creates a well-rounded, comprehensive instructional program. Delivers required curriculum with an Islamic perspective while integrating the Islamic morals and values.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Create instructional resources for use in the classroom.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting Al-Huda School’s mission of educating the next generation of Muslims who seek guidance through the Quran and practice of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).
  • Plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities.
  • Create positive educational climate for students to learn in.
  • Participate in ongoing training and Islamic learning and development sessions.
  • Create lesson plans and modify accordingly throughout the year.
  • Maintain grade books.
  • Grade papers and perform other administrative duties as needed.
  • Create projects designed to enhance learning.
  • Read and stay abreast of current topics in education.
  • Utilize various curriculum resources.
  • Integrate competencies, goals, and objectives into lesson plans.
  • Employs a variety of methodologies in teaching and instructing students, including demonstrations, discussions, and class practice
  • Integrate Islamic teachings, morals, and values into lesson plans and instruction.
  • Work with team leaders, department heads, and administration to ensure curriculum goals and standards are met.
  • Tutor students on an individual basis, if needed.
  • Communicate with parents to keep them abreast of their children's progress.
  • Manage student behavior in the classroom by invoking approved disciplinary procedures.
  • Effectively use technology to enhance instruction.
 
Candidate Qualification:
  • Must hold a college degree (evaluation of degrees from overseas must be submitted)
  • Preference will be given to candidates with degrees in education (specifically Social Studies education)
  • Must have sound knowledge of the history and contributions the of Muslims in the world. 
  • Must be well-versed in Islamic history
  • Teacher certification is a plus
 
Candidate Experience:
  • Must have experience teaching Social Studies / History in a classroom setting
  • Teaching experience in full-time school settings is a plus
Job Title Middle / High School Social Studies / History Teacher
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Post Details
Posted By Al Huda School
Job Function Teacher
Start Date 08/01/2021
Salary
Cell Phone
Email jobs(at)darussalaam.org
Location College Park, MD
    
    
Deadline 2021-Jul-01
Sponsorship No
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
Category
Location Location -> MD - Maryland
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Classification Job Classification -> Education & Training