Marifah School

Arabic Teacher

Position Title: Arabic Teacher  – Full-time  / Occasional
Reports to: Principal

Mission, Vision, and Goals of Marifah School: Marifah School is dedicated to providing a holistic and inclusive learning environment that seamlessly integrates Islamic values into academic excellence. Our vision is to nurture compassionate, knowledgeable, and morally grounded individuals who contribute positively to society. Our goals include academic proficiency, Islamic values integration, student well-being, cultural diversity celebration, community engagement, and continuous improvement.

Teacher Responsibilities:

  1. Curriculum Development and Delivery
    • Develop and implement comprehensive Arabic language curriculum for students from JK to Grade 8.
    • Infuse Islamic teachings and values into Arabic language instruction.
  2. Student Assessment and Support
    • Assess student learning progress and adjust teaching methods as needed.
    • Foster a positive and supportive classroom environment conducive to Arabic language acquisition.
  3. Collaboration and Communication
    • Collaborate with colleagues to integrate Arabic language learning across the curriculum.
    • Communicate regularly with parents to provide updates on student performance and progress.
  4. Professional Development and Engagement
    • Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance Arabic teaching skills and knowledge.
    • Organize and supervise Arabic language-related extracurricular activities or events.
  5. Islamic Ethos and Role Modeling
    • Exemplify adherence to Islamic dress code and norms, serving as a role model for students.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Arabic language education or a related field.
  • Teaching certification recognized by relevant educational authorities.
  • Proficiency in Arabic language with native or near-native fluency.
  • Previous teaching experience, preferably in an Islamic school setting.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Dedication to ongoing personal and professional growth aligned with Islamic principles.

Application Process: Please apply by uploading cover letter and CV or by email to We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those with appropriate backgrounds and experience will be contacted.

This teaching position at Marifah School provides an exciting opportunity to contribute to the vibrant educational community by fostering academic excellence and the integration of Islamic values. If you are passionate about shaping the minds of young learners within the framework of Islamic principles, we welcome you to join our dedicated team.

Employment/Volunteering: Employment
Class: Teaching
Type: Contract Full Time Part Time
Location: Stittsville Ottawa

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