Weekend School Principal Job
ISB seeks a part-time Weekend School Principal at its ISBCC Boston location. The school is growing
rapidly and also moving from virtual to in - person instruction in 2021. Our mission is to achieve
academic excellence, while raising responsible, confident, caring and compassionate American Muslim
The Weekend School Principal serves as the educational and administrative leader for the ISB’s weekend
school for grades k-12. The part time school currently services grades K-6 and is expected to expand to
higher grades as well. The principal is responsible for maintaining a professional yet welcoming and
supportive environment for all families and teachers. Achieving academic excellence will be a primary
goal, while also creating a healthy Islamic social environment that results in engaging, enjoyable
experiences for all students. The Principal will model a collaborative working style working with other
ISB staff under the direction of the Executive Director, leading the recruiting, contracting of the teaching
staff. The Weekend School Principal will report to the Executive Director, but will be expected to present
progress to the Board of Directors as well.
● Develop and enhance the curriculum for Islamic and Quranic studies in accordance with
traditional teachings and parent and teacher feedback, and ISB leadership. (Current curriculum
is in place, we expect to evolve and improve).
● Lead in-class or on-line classes for upper class students (Grade 7-12).
● Provide coaching for the teaching staff.
● Serve as a primary point of contact for parents.
● Handle administrative duties (school currently is <100 students)
● Coordinate any facility requests with other ISB staff
Hold a Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university preferably in the area of education.
Islamic Studies education from a recognized institution or program of Islamic education.
Have a minimum of seven (7) years of excellent experience in teaching and working with k-12 students in
a diverse community. Have at least two (2) years administrative experience as a Principal, Assistant
Principal, or Central Office Administrator, ideally in a North American or UK based Islamic School.
Demonstrate excellent leadership, organizational skills, and ability to motivate people.
Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of curriculum development and program evaluation, child
growth and development, effective instructional strategies, classroom management, learning
assessment and diagnosis, and research relating to learning.
Comfort and familiarity with online learning management systems (LMS), and learning tools to ensure
effective use of technology to engage and instruct students.
Desired: completed an approved principal educator preparation program and the required exam.
Part time contractor between 10-15 hours per week during the school year from September to June,
including most Sundays from 930am-2pm
Compensation commensurate with experience