Meet the Team


Moulana Khalid ibrahim

Moulana Khalid ibrahim

Head teacher and coordinator

Moulana Khalid Ibrahim was born in Preston, U.K. He did his early studies in Deepdale primary school and Quwwatul Islam Madrasah. After primary school he studied at the auspicious seminary Jamitaul Ilm Wal Huda, Blackburn (UK) and graduated in 2005. He has ever since been involved in the management team at the darul uloom and Quwwat Education Centre. He is our Madrasah headteacher.

Since 2011, he has been involved in the establishment and coordinating of an Early Years provision for the local community named ‘Little Sparkles Nursery’. During this time, he has led our nursery to gain ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted inspections.

In addition to management, Moulana Khalid leads workshops and gives regular talks at Quwwatul Islam Masjid. He is also actively involved in charity work both nationally and internationally. He Is also the author of ‘A Child’s Gift’, a renowned Dua book for young Madrassah children.

Moulana Ismail Dawud

Moulana Ismail Dawud

Head Imam

Moulana Ismail was born in Bharkodra, India. He is from the first batch of students that enrolled at Darul Uloom Kantahria. After completing his Hifz and Ālimiyyah Course at Darul Uloom Kantharia, India in 1976, he went onto study further Hadith at the famous Islamic seminary of Darul Uloom Deoband. He has been involved in managing and teaching Maktab since then.

Moulana Ismail arrived to the UK in 1979. Since then, he has led the community of Quwwatul Islam with his inspirational leadership. He has been the head Imam of Quwwatul Islam for over 35 years! Alongside being an Imam, Moulana Ismail has also taught at our Madrassah for this duration of time. He has also taught our headteacher Moulana Khalid whilst he was still a young boy! He is an instrumental pillar of support and spiritual guidance for the community of Quwwatul Islam and beyond.
We pray Allah preserves him and continues to lengthen his shadow over us for years to come. Ameen.

Hamida Apa


Moulana Ahmad

Imam & Hifdh co-ordinator

qari imran

Qiraat & Tajweed coordinator


Mohsin Bobat

Head of Admin

Asma Apa

ilm2amal coordinator

Omar Vali & Zubair Hansrod

Volunteers and Extra Curricular

sajid Bax

Site supervisor

Ayub Ada

Madrasah committee


Gulam Bargit

Madrasah committee

Hafiz Huzaifa Hafeji

Madrasah committee