Our Staff

A full list of our staff, which Alhamdulillah exceeds 50, their qualifications and roles at the school are available on written request from the school office.  This includes:


Mrs Shahnaz Maqsood               - Principal                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Dr Yusuf Torofdar                      - Head of Islamic Studies & Quran / Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Fareda Ansar-Begum          - Health and Safety Officer, Exams Officer and Student Recruitment Officer

Ms Salma Khalid                        - Head of Behaviour and Safeguarding Deputy

Mrs Misbah Fayaz                      - Head of Pastoral 

Miss Naima Robleh                    - Senior Leadership Team Administrator

Mr Abdi Dayib                            - Caretaker


The administration team consists of: Miss S Ahmed, Mrs F Begum, Mrs T Jameel.

Andalusia Academy prides itself by employing qualified teachers.

It has 44 paid staff, which can be broken down as follows:

  • 11 full-time teachers.
  • 16 part-time teachers
  • 17 support staff


The school also has a number of volunteers that are being supported to formally enter the education sector by acquiring knowledge and experience with us inshaAllah.