Employment Opportunity (Imam)
The BC Muslim Association (BCMA) is seeking to hire qualified Imam for Abbotsford Islamic Centre located in Abbotsford, B.C. This is a full-time position of 40 hours per week based on flex schedule as per the local requirements.
The BCMA was established in 1966 with its head office in Richmond BC. It is one of the largest Muslim organizations in Canada serving the Muslim community of BC through its branches and chapters. Among other services it also operates two elementary schools and employees over 50 people. For further details please visit us at thebcma.com
Duties include but not limited to:
ü Lead specific daily prayers and Jumu’ah salah;
ü Organize and deliver Islamic programs and lectures to congregation and others as requested;
ü Solemnize marriage and burial ceremonies;
ü Conduct Religious classes (Arabic and Quranic teachings);
ü Provide Counselling services ;
ü Conduct Dawahs programs for non-muslims;
ü Establish open dialogue and communication with members to provide religious guidance.
ü Shall have a Bachelor's degree in Religious studies ;
ü Shall have at least 5 years or more experience as an Imam;
ü Shall be a Sunni Muslim and well versed in Shariah and Islamic Jurisprudence
ü Preferably has memorized the Holy Quran;
ü Ability to interact with and guide youth and all other members;
ü Shall be Computer literate;
ü Fluent in English and Arabic (oral and written) and ability to speak in Urdu or any other language shall be considered as an extra bonus.
Salary & Benefit: Based on qualification and experience.
To apply, applicant must be eligible to work in Canada and please email your resume: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail at: BCMA Executive Board, 12300 Blundell Road, Richmond BC V6W 1B3
Deadline to submit your resume with covering letter is Monday April 30th, 2012.
Mohammed Aiyub Khairati
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