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Assalamu-Alaikum. Welcome to the Masjid-e-Quba website.

Vacancy for Imaam at Masjid e Quba has become available.
Please See below.

Closing date: 10 March 2017

Interview dates: 27 March 2017 to 14 April 2017

Anticipated start date: 15 May 2017

Salary: negotiable depending on experience

 In the name of Allah, the extensively merciful, the intensively merciful

APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED FOR THE POST OF IMAAM

The Management of North London Mosque Trust (NLMT) is seeking to appoint an Imaam, who follows the fiqh of Imaam Abu Hanifa, to lead our organisation.

NLMT, also known as Masjid-e-Quba, is situated in Stamford Hill, North London.  It has been catering for the needs of local Muslims since 1970. The local Muslim population is mainly from Gujarat, India and came to the area as early as the 1950′s. The locality now has many MusIims from Bangladesh, Pakistan, Somalia, Turkey and various Arab countries.

The main prayer hall holds approximately 700 worshippers.  Combined with the space on the upper floors, the Masjid can hold in excess of 1,800 worshippers.

The Madressa has approximately 300 students. Children between the ages of 5-15 attend the Madressa with classes run on weekday evenings, lasting three hours.  The Madressa provides a structured and challenging curriculum.  Subjects covered  include:  rudimentary knowledge of  Islam;  recitation  and  memorisation of  the  Quran;  and  exploring  age appropriate jurisprudential issues.

The Imaam we are looking for will ideally:

be certified as an Aa’lim by a reputable Islamic institution and ideally be a Hafiz or Qari

have a comprehensive knowledge of Islamic shari’ah, Quran, Hadith, seerah and Islamic jurisprudence

be able to lead congregational prayers competently and punctually, including alternate Jumma salaah

be fluent in English, Arabic and in Urdu or Gujarati and have excellent verbal and written communication

be dynamic, innovative, forward thinking, committed and able to attend to the spiritual needs of the local Muslims

encourage performance of Islamic rites and active participation in the wider community

organise regular educational programs for all members of the local Muslim community

arrange weekly consultation sessions, answer questions on Islam, and offer advice and guidance on Islamic issues

fulfil the needs of the Muslim youth by helping them to develop a good understanding of Islam and practicing it

be skilled in interfaith matters with more than a basic understanding of Christianity, Judaism and other religions

attend meetings with local authority representatives, the police and other service providers

take an active role in the Madressa and set the highest standards for teaching and learning in the Madrassa

take pride in Islamic excellence, whilst maintaining our commitment to an enriched curriculum

demonstrate an unrelenting passion for driving standards to outstanding and beyond

have an ability to engage and contribute to the development of other staff members

work effectively with staff and Management for continuous improvement in Masjid and Madrassa activities

We offer:

28 days paid leave

the option of accommodation close to the Masjid

a highly dedicated and supportive Management team striving to achieve excellence in serving the community

professional development support at all levels to further the expertise and qualifications of staff

To apply please send your current CV to  cv@mequba.com Please note that newly qualified Aa’lims  will be considered for this Post.

Should you require further information please contact us on  info@masjidequba.org.uk

NLMT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

PDF copy of Masjid e Quba – Imaam Post

 

 

About

Masjid-e-Quba was established in 1974 on Forburg Rd. We moved to our current location in 1978.

Masjid e Quba is a registered charity. Our charity registration number is 1071136. The Registered name is NORTH LONDON MOSQUE TRUST(MASJID-E-QUBA)

Masjid e Quba follows the methodology of Imaam Abu Hanifa R.A.

Masjid-e-Quba is a situated in Cazenove Road, N16.

The Masjid runs various Islamic courses throughout the week as well as evening madrasah between 4:30pm to 7:30pm Monday to Friday for ages 5 to 16. The Madrasah also runs Hifz classes for boys and girls.

The Masjid holds 5 daily prayers as well as Jumu’ah and Eid prayers.

We have “Ta’leem” daily after Asr, Maghrib or Esha prayer depending on the  season. Normally it’s about 8pm and is delivered in Urdu  by our Imaam Moulana Abdus Salaam. Friday afternoon lectures alternate between English and Urdu on a weekly basis. The Friday lectures starts approximately 30 minutes before the first Jumu’ah adhaan.