UK: Birmingham Islamic school forced to pull job advert for ‘male only’ teacher


An Islamic school in the United Kingdom has been forced to pull a job advertisement for a ‘male only’ teacher. IN

“An Islamic mixed school has been forced to pull an advert for a male science teacher after claims it could potentially breach equalities legislation by ruling out women. Salafi Independent School, based in Coventry Road, Small Heath, caters for more than 150 Muslim pupils aged from five to 11. It recently posted the job advert on Twitter, stating: “The Salafi Independent School is now recruiting a part-time male science & Islamic Studies teacher…” Click here for full text.

Birmingham Mail
Jeanette Oldham
5 April 2017

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