Vacant Positions

Arkan Toledo is urgently looking for volunteers to help with the administration and management of the Islamic SRI program, and for Volunteer Instructors. People can register their interest by completing an online registration form or by emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Upon receipt of your registration, we will endeavour to contact you as soon as possible to progress your application.

We are currently recruiting the following essential roles:

  • Scheduling Officer - Islamic SRI
  • Schools Liaison Officer - Islamic SRI
  • Marketing & Communications Officer - Islamic SRI
  • IT Support Officer

Scheduling Officer - Islamic SRI

The Scheduling Officer is a voluntary role and will involve an average of 6 - 10 hours per week. The objectives of the role are to ensure that the details of all Islamic SRI classes at active schools are maintained in the Scheduling System, and that Instructors are allocated to classes. The responsibilities of the role include:

  • Administer the main email accounts.
  • Update the Scheduling System with information about Instructors, Schools, Classes and Assignment of Instructors.
  • Allocate Instructors to schools by class and organise replacement Instructors if the assigned Instructor is unable to attend.
  • Inform the Schools Liaison Officer about unavailability or replacement of Instructors.
  • Resolve complaints and issues.
  • Arrange for the printing and distribution of Program Material.

Schools Liaison Officer - Islamic SRI

The Schools Liaison Officer is a voluntary role and will involve an average of 4 - 6 hours per week. The key objectives of the role are to ensure that effective and ongoing communications are established with schools, to ensure that the program is running well at schools, and to assist in the introduction of Islamic SRI at target schools. . The responsibilities of the role include:

  • Establish and maintain regular contact with active schools, and seek to identify areas for improvement in the delivery of SRI classes.
  • Seek direct feedback on the performance of Instructors by visiting schools and observing SRI classes.
  • Provide support and consultation to Instructors during school visits regarding any issues.
  • Work with the management team to introduce Islamic SRI to target schools, and to arrange with the school the commencement of classes.

Marketing & Communications Officer - Islamic SRI

The Marketing & Communications Officer is a voluntary role and will involve 2- 8 hours per week. The main objective of this role is to raise the level of general community awareness and understanding of Islamic Special Religious Instruction (SRI). The responsibilities of the role include:

  • Develop and implement a simple marketing and communications plan that will educate various segments of the Muslim community about Islamic SRI, and the importance of Islamic SRI to the development of Muslim children.
  • Design and conduct specific campaigns to raise community awareness.
  • Develop a variety of marketing and communication material such as brochures, articles, etc.
  • Coordinate joint community awareness campaigns with other Muslim organisations including the Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV).

IT Support Officer - Islamic SRI

The IT Support Officer is a voluntary role and will involve an average of 1 - 2 hours of work per week. This role will provide general IT support including maintaining the website, the Portal, the Scheduling System, and the email accounts, and resolving issues. The IT Support Officer will also be required to provide new Instructors with access details to the Portal.

Interested people should apply by filling the Volunteer Registration form on our website:  http://www.arkan.org.au/volunteer-registration and/or by emailing your application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.