Job Advert: Imam for Abu Bakr Jamia Masjid, Cambridge, UK

An exciting opportunity to join the well-known Cambridge’s Abu Bakr Jamia Masjid Salary: £25K to £35K per annum
(Negotiable – depending on experience)

With a long history of serving the Muslim community in the heart of Cambridge, the Abu Bakr Jamia Masjid has become one of the most important and popular religious buildings in Cambridge.

It has always been an honour to serve at the Mosque as an Imam and nowadays even more so.

The Mosque Trust is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and talented Imam who will specialise in engaging with Muslim youth and wider society, and meet the following basic criteria:

  • Have at least three years’ experience of serving as an Imam,
  • Have a high proficiency in Tilawa,
  • Have a degree in Islamic Studies,
  • Have a profound understanding of issues and challenges affecting UK Muslims,

The main purpose of the post of Imam is to provide Islamic religious guidance as and when required to congregants, and to act as a spiritual guide in the Community in accordance with the teachings of the Holy Qur’an and the Sunna of the Beloved Prophet Muhammad SAWS. Please note that the role of Imam requires flexibility in working hours and will include some weekends and bank holidays. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory references.

How to apply:


Please submit your CVs and application/covering letter by 21th May 2023 at :
For further information please contact Dr Muhammad Naveed Khalid on 07838 400 654 or via above email