Teaching Articles

10 Children Safeguarding Checks

Being educational institutes that work with children, Madrassahs must comply with regulations and statutory guidance set out in 'Working Together to Safeguard Children' in order to provide safe and protective environments for children to learn [...]

By |October 26th, 2017|Safeguarding, Safeguarding Column|0 Comments

Online DBS Update Service

The DBS Update Service allows employees to register their DBS certificate online and use it to apply for similar roles within the same workforce so that employers could see their latest status without the need [...]

By |October 17th, 2017|Safeguarding, Safeguarding Column|0 Comments

20 Tips for Keeping Your Students Busy & Engaged During Quran Lessons

The reality of teaching Quran recitation, Tajweed and memorisation is different from teaching any other subject. Because your aim as a teacher is to enable your students to achieve skills that are performed and measured [...]

Checks You Should Make When Hiring a Home Tutor

If you decide to hire a tutor to teach your child Quran, Arabic or Islamic Studies at home, you must ensure that you do all that is possible to determine the safety and suitability of [...]

By |October 10th, 2017|Safeguarding, Safeguarding Column|0 Comments

Eight ways to make a good first impression to your Pupils

What impression would you, as a Madrassah teacher like your children to have about you? that you are competent? kind? assertive? Chances are they will make a judgement about your personality and competency right from [...]

By |October 5th, 2017|Professional Advice|0 Comments

Photography and Sharing Images of Madrassah Children

Some moments in Madrassah are to be treasured; such as when children recite a short Surah from memory with Tajweed, perform a short role-play in Arabic or design a poster illustrating Islamic principles. Surely, children [...]

By |October 5th, 2017|Safeguarding, Safeguarding Column|0 Comments

World Teachers Day

Today marks the United Nations World Teachers Day; with this year’s theme focusing on the freedom to teach and the empowerment of educators. Through echoing the 2015 themes, adhering to the adoption of the UN’s [...]

By |October 5th, 2017|Leadership, Teacher Wellbeing|0 Comments

Your Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy

Madrassahs should have a Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy in place. This crucial policy demonstrates awareness, acknowledgement and commitment to safeguarding and protection of all children in line with statutory guidelines and Local Safeguarding  Children [...]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Safeguarding, Safeguarding Column|0 Comments

Links to your Local Safeguarding Children Boards

Local Safeguarding Children Boards is a multi-agency body set up in every local authority across the United Kingdom. Their responsibility is to make sure that organisations within their locality act effectively to safeguard and promote the [...]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Safeguarding, Safeguarding Column, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Safety Vetting Checks for All Staff

Madrassah managers must act responsibly when considering the suitability of potential employees, teachers or volunteers. They must ensure that all crucial checks are carried out, that they include all statutory required checks and are revised [...]

By |September 28th, 2017|Safeguarding, Safeguarding Column|0 Comments