hifth@theicmacademy.org 301-363-2350
hifth@theicmacademy.org 301-363-2350

Full Time Hifth Teacher

We are actively looking to hire staff of our full-time Hifth School for 2023. ICMA will offer competitive salary & healthcare benefits for qualified candidates.

Education, Training, and Experience Requirements:


  1. Manage and engage with students at all levels and show compassion to assist students with learning
  2. Establish strong communication with families concerning their children’s growth.
  3. Use technology and other tools to create lessons, manage assignments, and teach with creativity
  4. Understand the teaching/learning process and provide instruction that reflects multiple perspectives and multicultural education
  5. Bring a high degree of moral and Islamic values with passion for teaching is required.
  6. Very good knowledge of child development
  7. Must enjoy working with children
  8. Attention to detail
  9. Great amount of patience and flexibility
  10. Outstanding communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  11. Design the classroom environment to foster and promote a hands-on learning experience
    in an Islamic environment
  12. Organize and manage classroom and social events (during field trips, etc.)
  13. Design and teach rigorous, engaging lessons using a variety of effective and appropriate
    teaching methods and materials.
  14. Teach personal, social, and emotional skills
  15. Use various tactics, stories, and games to motivate children to participate
  16. Regularly communicate with parents
  17. Identify and assist students who need additional assistance
  18. Evaluate children’s performance and progress and offer improvement plans
  19. Administer placement testing and determine appropriate placement for students at the
    start of the school.
  20. Work cooperatively with administrative staff to meet the educational needs of the students.
  21. Maintain a professional commitment by pursuing professional development/continuing
  22. Participate in Parent-Teacher conferences.
  23. Participate in extracurricular activities that may be scheduled outside of school hours.


  1. Memorized the entire Quran
  2. At the very least has to obtain an Ijaza with Sanad from the Riwaya of Hafs A’n Asim
  3. At least three years of relevant experience
  4. Good understanding of Islamic morals and principles
  5. Possess excellent oral and written communication and human relations skills
  6. Must pass background investigation
  7. Provide three job related references

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