Imam / Education Director


Imam / Education Director


Full Time

Salary Range:

$45,000 - $60,000 Annually


Masjid As-Siddiq (117-25 133rd Street, South Ozone Park, NY 11420)

Role Summary

To lead the religious, community, and educational affairs of Masjid As-Siddiq by providing Islamic guidance, practices, and leadership to Muslims and our community at large according to the teachings of the Holy Qur’an and the Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad (Peace and blessings be upon him).

About As-Siddiq Muslim Organization

As-Siddiq Muslim Organization was founded by a handful of Muslim brothers who saw a need for a Masjid in the South Jamaica & South Ozone Park area of Queens. The organization started with few in 1985 but has continued to grow steadily, Alhamdulillah.  Today, the organization provides essential services to the Muslim community and organizes social services and activities for the diverse members of the community at large.

Purpose: “To be a place that Empowers Muslims to Perfect their Worship of Allah, gain Islamic knowledge, and Become more Active in the Community”


The Ideal Candidate

The As-Siddiq Muslim Organization (AMO) is seeking to recruit someone for the role of Imam / Educational Director with strong Islamic education, communication, and motivational skills to effectively educate children, youth, and adults as well as lead the community’s religious services at our facility.  

The successful candidate must be a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual who is prepared to build and execute strategic educational programs, teach classes, effectively motivate the youth at AMO, and execute the duties of the Imam in the daily operations of the Masjid.  The selected candidate needs to have excellent time management, be an efficient and productive worker and have the ability to multitask.

Duties, Responsibilities, and Requirements

Imam - The Imam must provide Islamic religious services, guidance, and leadership to the Muslim community according to the teachings of the Holy Quran and the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (Peace and blessings be upon him).  The selected candidate must unite, represent and serve the interests of Muslims from all different backgrounds and cultures, promote friendship and understanding between Muslims and non-Muslims in the community.  Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Educational Director - the Education Director must be committed to improving teaching practices through collaboration with staff, the education sub-committee, and students. You should be able to use new and existing resources to ensure student needs are met, and educational goals are achieved. You will authorize textbook acquisitions and, on occasion, may be tasked with creating your own educational materials. Key responsibilities include but not limited to:

Requirements & Qualifications

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