BeLiFS Becoming Literate in Faith Setting

Teachers & Faith Leaders

Nurul Matin Chowdhury


Nurul Matin Chowdhury is a teacher at the East London Mosque and teaches Arabic language and Qur’anic Arabic to children in the evenings. Nurul Matin has completed an MA degree in Islamic studies and an NVQ in Advice and Guidance in England. He has been teaching at the East London Mosque since 2004 and finds it very rewarding. According to Nurul Matin the most enjoyable part of being a teacher at the Mosque is to watch the children enjoy the lessons and then see them progressing.


Sabah Ahmed


Sabah Ahmed works as a teacher at Rainbow Nursery school based at the East London Mosque inside the London Muslim Centre. She was born and raised in Egypt and worked as a Nurse before she started her career in teaching. Sabah has successfully completed her NVQ in childcare in England and now developing these skills at Rainbow Nursery school since 2008. She works to meet the needs of the diverse community by providing childcare that helps to develop children through the experiences of play guided by the Pre School, early learning goals in a safe and secure environment.