The Islamic Center of South Bay – LA (ICSB) invites applications for the position of Religious Director. ICSB is located in Lomita, California in south-western Los Angeles County. ICSB, a member of the Shura Council of Southern California, was founded in 1985 and serves a culturally diverse community. The successful candidate will have sufficient Islamic education and training along with leadership and interpersonal skills to play a pivotal role in the community. He will endeavor to enlighten the minds and hearts of people with the message of Islam, have high ethical standards, will be committed, enthusiastic, and open to diverse opinions in interpretation of religious edicts.
Responsibilities Include: Spiritual guidance; oversight of programs and educational activities, religious and social services; Friday khutbahs; interfaith and outreach.
Required Qualifications: Sound education in fiqh and understanding of contemporary fiqh issues, uloomul Qur’an, tafsir, hadith, Qur’anic Arabic, Ijaza in Qur’anic recitation, fluent in English. Basic computer skills preferred. Must have legal right to work in the U.S.
Compensation: Competitive compensation and benefits dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Applications, including cover letter expressing interest and background, complete resume and names of three references should be sent to the Religious Director Committee:
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Islamic Center of South Bay – LA
25816 Walnut St
Lomita, CA 90717