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Al-Hamra Academy offers an environment of mutual respect, where all Teachers and Staff work together to provide a nurturing environment for all of our Students.

We are currently seeking motivated individuals for teaching positions during the 2017-2018 Academic Year. Candidates must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree; certification and experience are pluses. However, we will help you with the certification process. We offer a wholesome Islamic environment, competitive salary and benefits, and tuition discount for Staff with enrolled children. 


  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited college or university;

  • Ability to work with diverse population;

  • Knowledge of MA Curriculum frameworks, curriculum, instruction, and assessment;

  • Knowledge of differentiated instruction and response to intervention helpful;

  • Preferred valid Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education Teacher License;

  • Experience in the subject areas preferred but not required;

  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required.



  • Responsible for effective planning and assessment of curriculum and instruction;

  • Plans a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the Students;

  • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the Students;

  • Responsible for the promotion of high standards and expectations for Student achievement and behavior;

  • Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum standards and establishes clear objectives which reflect these standards for all lessons, units, and projects;

  • Assesses and documents the accomplishments of Students on a regular basis and provides progress reports as required;

  • Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with others;

  • Establishes and maintains open lines of communication with Students, colleagues, and parents concerning both the broad academic and behavioral progress of assigned students;

  • Performance of other job-related duties as assigned.


We are always looking to hear from you

435 South Street

Shrewsbury, MA 01545

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Al-Hamra Academy is the first full-time accredited Islamic school in New England. Our goal is to raise children with a strong intellectual and moral background. We strive to provide an environment that encourages the cognitive, spiritual, moral, emotional, and physical growth of every student. We have a well-defined, effective and evolving curriculum that follows the Massachusetts State Frameworks. We foster spiritual and moral growth in a progressive Islamic environment – an environment that instills in our students the universal values of love, compassion, peace, tolerance, equality, and justice. Our philosophy reflects our commitment to educate our students to become responsible and productive members of society through education and social partnership. Our pursuit of Excellence in Education is built on four core values, i.e., Quality, Integrity, Moderation and Teamwork.

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