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Join the Aqsa School Teaching Team! 

Aqsa School in Bridgeview has immediate teaching positions available for the 2019-2020 academic year. There  are openings for Elementary Education and Technology teachers, as well as for junior high and high school Math, Science, Reading and Language Arts, and Social Studies teachers. Information about these positions can be found on the school’s website at http://aqsa.edu/aqsa/en-us/aboutus/jobopenings.aspx.

Aqsa School is a private, college preparatory school in Bridgeview, IL. It serves students in grades pre K-12, with grades 6-12 being all-girls. Aqsa School is home to 2 Golden Apple teachers, including Laila El-Amin, the first parochial Islamic school teacher to receive a prestigious Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching (http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/daily-southtown/news/ct-sta-golden-apple-aqsa-st-0413-20160412-story.html). Our students participate in academic competitions and achieve great successes as national essay winners, state science fair gold awardees and national scholarship winners among many other achievements.  (National Essay winner,   http://www.read.gov/letters/prize-winners.html , National Scholarships recipients,https://www.opprairie.com/p/news-school/school-news-orland-park-student-earns-coca-cola-scholars-award-more ).

 

Aqsa School student to teacher ratio is ideal for individualized learning and truly knowing each student and their strengths and needs. Teachers have a great deal of flexibility to be creative with lesson planning and curriculum guidance.  The environment is warm and nurturing to staff and students.  To learn more about Aqsa School, go to its web site at http://www.aqsa.edu/.

 

All interested applicants should send their resume to info@aqsa.edu  and specify the position(s) they are applying for.  Candidates who have questions regarding the positions should contact the Aqsa School Principal, Tammie Ismail, at (708) 598-2700 or tismail@aqsa.edu.


·     Mathematics Teacher:   Junior High and High School

·      Science Teacher:   Junior High and High School

·    English Teacher :   Junior High and High School

·      Technology

·        ELEMENTARY  Teachers

 

      Qualifications for these positions include:

·         Bachelor’s Degree in a Related Field

·         Licensure or  Certification in your subject area preferred, required for elementary teachers

·         Endorsement in subject area (encouraged)

·         Teaching Experience ( preferred)

Salary is commensurate with experience based on our salary scale.


Employer: Aqsa School
Aqsa School is a small K-12 Islamic School. In grades 6-12 it is an all-girls school.
Our mission is to see our students excel academically and grow socially and spiritually.

 

Our School's Membership:
National Association of Secondary Schools
National Honor Society (NHS)
National Junior Honor Society (NJHS)

 Science National Honors Society (NSHS)
Illinois Junior Academy of Science
Illinois Coalition of Non-Public Schools

 

Our School's Accreditation:
Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE)
North Central Association (NCA)