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Sahih al-Bukhārī 

Important announcement


Minister of Religion – Imam & Khateeb

Job description

Umm-Ul-Qura Islamic Centre Bradford UK is looking for the Imam(s) to take a leading part in religious and educational projects in order to serve the diverse community.

The Imam will be expected to facilitate a variety of activities and events to promote Islamic awareness/values among Adults, Youth and the wider community. There shall be potential for training, growth and development in this post, provided the selected candidate shows reasonable competence, willingness and motivation to advance.

⭐Main Duties and Responsibilities will include:

✔Leading five daily prayers, as well as Taraweeh prayer during the month of Ramadan

✔Delivering weekly Friday, and annually Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Al-Adha sermons based on the teachings of the Qur’an and Sunnah with the understanding of As-Salaf As-Salih

✔Teaching the Qur’an, Hadith and basic Islamic studies to children of all ages

✔Teaching the Qur’an, Hadith, Tafsir, Fiqh as well as other sciences of Islamic studies including Usool al-Tafseer, Usool al-Hadith, Usool al-Fiqh and Arabic language (reading, writing, listening & speaking) to adults

✔Working closely with the organization in developing and undertaking a range of events, seminars and educational activities

⭐Qualifications, Experience and Skills required:

✔Must have Bachelor’s Degree in Islamic studies or equivalent certificate

✔Experience in teaching Islamic subjects

✔Hafiz will be given priority

✔Excellent interpersonal skills, strong initiative, negotiation and influential skills

✔Confidence in providing information for members of the public and organisations by phone, email, letter, presentation and/or events.

✔Ability to deliver speeches in different languages including English, Arabic and Urdu

✔Must be an adherent of Ahl Us-Sunnah Wal-Jama’ah i.e. Salafi/ Ahlul Hadith

⭐How to apply

Send your CV, Audio or Video Recording of both Qur’an recitation and a speech (lecture or khutbah) and a photo to:

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Prayer Timings

May 21, 2024
Dhuhr Jam'ah

12:12 pm

6 Hours 11 Minutes
Prayer Begins Jam'ah
Fajr1:19 am 1:34 am
Sunrise4:00 am
Dhuhr11:57 am 12:12 pm
Asr4:13 pm 4:28 pm
Maghrib8:21 pm 8:26 pm
Isha10:05 pm 10:20 pm
Jummah 1:45 pm | 2:35 pm

Our Vision

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Special Visits


Sheikh Dr. Abdur Rahman as-Sudais

The Imam of Kabah, Masjid al-Haram in Makkah & President of the Two Holy Mosques.

Prominent Visits

  • Sheikh Professor Sajid Mir
    President, Markazi Jamiat Ahle Hadith, Pakistan
  • Sheikh Dr. Abdullah Al-Ubayd
    Teacher in Masjid an-Nabawi, Al-Madinah
  • Sheikh Shuaib Ahmed Mirpuri
    Imam, Masjid Ibn Baz, UK
  • Sheikh Zafar ul Hassan Madani
    Scholar, Sharjah, UAE
  • Sheikh Dr. Suhaib Hassan
    Chair, Al-Quran Society, UK

Sheikh Dr. Ayyad Shukri

Grand Opening by the Mu’adhin of Masjid an-Nabawi, Al-Madinah, KSA.

Endorsed By:

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Sheikh Dr. Wasiullah Abbas

Teacher at Masjid al-Haram and Professor at Umm Ul Qura University in Makkah, KSA.

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Allamah Ibtisam Elahi Zaheer

 Son of Allamah Ehsan Elahi Zaheer and Chair of Quran-o-Sunnah,  Pakistan.

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Professor of Islamic Studies at the University of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan and Board Trustee of Umm Ul Qura Islamic Centre, Bradford, UK.

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Message from the Chair


Imam Sharifullah Shahid is the Chairman of the Umm Ul Qura Islamic Centre in Bradford, UK.

He holds an Ijazah in the Memorisation of the Holy Qur’an and a Bachelors in Islamic Studies from the Salafiyah University of Faisalabad. He also holds a Higher Education Certificate in the Arabic Language from the Islamic University of Madinah at the Islamic University of Islamabad and a Masters in Arabic and Islamic Studies from the Salafiyah University of Faisalabad in Pakistan with excellent grades.

He has been an Imam and Khateeb in the UK since the year 2005. He has also held advisory and executive positions at the Markazi Jamiat Ahle Hadith UK where he is currently the Head of the Da’wah Department and he is also the Director of Paigham TV UK (SKY 759).

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The funds will be invested in:

Renovation, Maintenance and Development. Investing in People, Dawah and Our Long-Term Vision

About the Masjid

  • Initially built as a Church in 1830
  • Converted to a Masjid in 2016
  • Increased Capacity by 100%
  • Renovation project ongoing
  • Very close to the completion

£250,000 required urgently

Partners & Affiliates



Paigham TV – an Islamic educational TV Channel. Launched in 2011, it was inaugurated by Imam of Al-Kabah Sheikh Dr. Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais in the Auditorium of Al-Haramian with the international Board of Directors working under the supervision of His Eminence. The content of Paigham TV is reviewed by Islamic scholars according to the authentic references of Islam based on the Qur’an and Sunnah. It is now available in the UK on SKY 759 with Umm Ul Qura Islamic Centre providing it with an in-house TV Studio.




Markazi Jamiat Ahl-e-Hadith – A national umbrella body for Islamic organisations with 50+ Mosques, Educational and Charitable associations affiliated to it. Established in 1975, it propagates the Aqeedah (creed) and Manhaj (methodology) of the People of Hadith.

Al-Huda Institute – An Islamic educational institute, founded by globally renowned Islamic scholar Dr Farhat Hashmi with a focus on the Tafsir of the Qur’an. Umm Ul Qura Islamic Centre hosts the classes for women by Al Huda Institute on the Tafsir of the Qur’an.


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