Islamic School of Irving

Arabic/Quran Teacher 2020-2021 (59)

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TitleArabic/Quran Teacher 2020-2021
Posting ID59

Taking applications now, Interviews will start in April 2020


Position Summary:  

Responsible for teaching students how to speak, read, write, and understand the Arabic language As well as Quran Studies


Major Responsibilities: 


Duties of this job include, but are not limited to:


    • Teach students how to interpret the Arabic language at their appropriate grade level.
    • Translate the Arabic language into the English language to help them understand.
    • Teach students how to read, write, and understand foreign languages.
    • Provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student.
    • Create instructional resources for use in small group instruction.
    • Plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities
    • Create a positive educational climate for students to learn in.
    • Meet course and school-wide student performance goals.
    • Participate in ongoing training sessions.
    • Create lesson plans and modify them accordingly throughout the year.
    • Maintain grade books. 
    • Grade papers and perform other administrative duties as needed.
    • Utilize various curriculum resources.
    • Integrate competencies, goals, and objectives into lesson plans.
    • Utilize curricula that reflect the diverse educational, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds of the students served.
    • Develop incentives to keep participants in the class.
    • Work with program coordinators to ensure initiatives are being met.
    • Tutor students on an individual basis.
    • Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities.
    • Prepare and distribute required reports.
    • Observe and evaluate student's performance.
    • Manage student behavior in the small group sessions and/or classroom by invoking approved disciplinary procedures.
    •  Implements instructional activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences. Teaching the Quran with basic Tajweed.




  • Bachelor’s degree in related subject from an accredited university preferred
  • Experience in a classroom environment or tutoring, or at least one year of student teaching or approved internship preferred


Special Knowledge/Skills:


  • Knowledge of subjects assigned
  • Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
  • Willingness to execute a written employment contract with ISI


Professional Growth and Development


  • Attend and participate in staff meetings, committee meetings, and work sessions as required by the principal.
  • Exhibit professional judgment and responsibility at all times.
  • Demonstrate behavior that is professional, ethical, and responsible.
  • Promote professional improvement through reading educational journals and books, exploring educational research, enrolling in college courses, participating in staff development activities, and membership in professional organizations.
  • Follow all rules, regulations, and policies approved by the Board of Directors and follow directives from superiors.
  • Follow the attendance policy as assigned by the supervisor.
  • Perform other functions that may be assigned by the Administration and/or supervisor.
  • Participates cooperatively with the appropriate administrator to develop the method by which the teacher will be evaluated in conformance with guidelines.
  • Participates in curriculum development programs as required.


Policy Implementation

  • Uphold and enforce school rules, administrative regulations, board policies, and present subject matter according to established guidelines.
  • Keep informed of and comply with state, district, and school regulations and policies for classroom teachers.
  • Compile, maintain, and file all reports, records, and other documents required.
  • Attend and participate in faculty meetings and serve on staff committees as required.


Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Supervises students in out-of-classroom activities during the school day.
  • Administers group standardized tests in accordance with the state testing program.


Working Conditions:

  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written); ability to instruct; interpret policy and maintain emotional control under stress.
  • The Administration and/or supervisor has the right to add or change duties at any time.


Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary RangePer Year

Applications Accepted

Start Date02/25/2020