• Aisha Bashir has studied BSc Counselling and Psychotherapy and has over 5 years of experience working in various Mental health settings. She has a passion for promoting positive well being and emotional health. She encapsulates her work by teaching PSHE.

    Miss A Bashir

    KS3 PSHE, Pastoral Care
  • Being a teacher at Rochdale Islamic Academy is a unique and rewarding experience! I feel supported by teachers, pupils and the head teacher. I feel honoured to be appointed as the deputy head teacher at the school. I aim to embody professionalism, positivity and progress.

    Miss A Begum

    Deputy Headteacher, Assessment Lead, Enrichment Lead, KS4 Science
  • I am passionate about supporting the school. I thoroughly enjoy working in the office and meeting the parents and pupils to support them.

    Miss A Nazmin

  • Faatimah Batool is an Aalimah who graduated from Jamea Al Kauthar in Lancaster. She currently teaches Religious Studies and Urdu.

    Miss F Batool

    KS3/KS4 RE and Urdu, Islamic Ethos Lead
  • Sana Hafeez is a graduate in Forensic Psychology. Before obtaining her degree, she was also studying Health and Social Care in her A levels, in which she gained sound knowledge on children's emotional and physical needs.

    Miss S Hafeez

    KS3/KS4 PE
  • Having been involved in charity projects in Rochdale I am passionate about making a difference. I support the school to ensure is safe and dedicate a lot of my hours to support in every way I can.

    Mr O Ameer

  • Arshad is a passionate, determined and uncompromising educational professional with a successful career in teaching, educational leadership and transformation. Arshad’s experience encompasses leadership and transformation roles in schools as well as broader roles leading learning and teaching initiatives at regional, national and international levels.

    Mr. A Ashraf

    Head Teacher, DESIGNATED SAFEGUARDING LEAD (DSL), Learning & Teaching Lead
  • Having qualified as a Science teacher many years ago and having experience in teaching in many schools in Greater Manchester, I am passionate about delivering creative lessons to open the minds of the pupils to love Science as I do.

    Mrs A Hussain

    KS3 & KS4 Science, Curriculum Lead
  • Ayesha Waqas is a graduate in Business Information Systems and, has a PGCE in Computing and ICT. She is very passionate about teaching and supporting pupils in their journey to be confident in working with technology as they embark on their path in an ever-evolving world of media and advancing technology.

    Mrs A Waqas

    KS3 computing, KS4 Business, Head of ICT, Media Lead
  • Fizza Batool, an experienced Alima who joined RIA as Urdu, RE and Arabic teacher. Now she holds her position as the Head of History and SEND Lead for the school, having recently gained experience and both areas.

    Mrs Fizza Batool

    KS3/KS4 History, SENCO Lead