At Junior Seekers, we provide the highest level of care, grooming leaders with good character as well as instilling the love of knowledge.
Through different enrichment programmes, children will learn new values, enhance their skills and explore their capabilities.
With more dual-income families in Singapore, there is an increasing need for care services for students in primary schools. Junior Seekers positions itself to provide holistic
care for children with the vision of providing education
that nurtures and fosters good character. As an Arabic Student Care Centre, Junior Seekers has curated a
learning and growing environment that promotes
mastery of the Arabic Language and equips the child with skills and capabilities to face challenges of the 21st Century.
To provide the highest level of care through inclusive values.
Love | Care | Trust
our teaching philosophy
At Junior Seekers, our teachers are equipped with the skills to encourage inquiry in children and to facilitate a positive learning environment.
Children learn best when they are nurtured to be thinkers and instilled
with a love for learning.
Our Beloved Prophet Muhammad said,
“Make things easy for the people, and do not make it difficult for them,
and make them calm (with glad tidings), and do not repulse (them).
Our teaching philosophy also adheres to 5 characteristics to ensure
ease of learning and instilling the love for seeking knowledge.
The 5 characteristics are:
let's get to know each other!
Say hello to our Junior Seekers.
the team @ junior seekers
Our teachers are trained and experienced in caring for our children.
We believe that every child has the distinctive potential that
can be explored with the guidance of our teachers.
(Junior Seekers @ Fajar)
Suliani is the co-founder and director of Kowabunga! Global, a company which runs several educational services focused on sustainability education under its arm. She holds a Master’s in Education and has been teaching and training students as well as adults for over 20 years. In 2019, she received the Dewipreneur Award and in 2022, she won the Female Entrepreneur of the Year award by SMCCI. She has been speaking and delivering talks on business and education with various organisations over the years. As a mother to young 5 children, she believes in the importance of facilitating engaging and safe learning spaces for children to develop to their fullest potential.
Junior Manager (Junior Seekers @ Woodlands)
Teacher Ameelia is a multi talented individual. She has more than 5 years experience in the education industry and loves working with children to facilitate change and inspire them to be kind learners. She is always seen with a smile on her face and strives to spread positivity towards others. Apart from imparting beneficial knowledge to her students, she is also our creative star; the one behind our design work. Her portfolio also involves planning events for students and managing administrative projects for the centres.
Junior Manager (Junior Seekers @ Fajar)
Mr Yusuf Hawasy Al-Hafiz, has been delivering Islamic and Arabic lessons in Singapore and around the region since graduating from the prestigious Al-Azhar University in 2010, majoring in Quranic studies. He is a Hafiz of the Quran and
is passionate in moulding responsible stewards of the Earth, equipped with the best in moral values. He is an ARS
certified teacher by Islamic Religious Council of Singapore.
Teacher (Junior Seekers @ Fajar)
Teacher Siti is a graduate from Republic Polytechnic and has been in the student care industry for 3 years. She is passionate in working with children and apart from teaching, has a flair and interest in digital design which adds a creative flavour to her classes and activities.
Teacher (Junior Seekers @ Tampines)
Teacher Marlina sees herself as more than a teacher towards her students and believes that great teachers can inspire students to become the best versions of themselves. Inspired by her very own teacher, she understands the importance of her students’ well being, mental and emotional growth. She is an experienced student care teacher who has been in the education line for more than 3 years.
Lesson Plan Developer
Sara is an assistant lecturer based in Cairo and has over 18 years of experience in teaching Quran, Arabic and Islamic studies. She loves working with children and educators to spread the goodness of education in the work that she does. Over the years, she has gained experience in bringing Arabic to both native and non-native speakers around the world.
Nabilah Farhah Binte Ali
Lesson Plan Developer
Nabilah is a graduate from University of Jordan and has been teaching part time since she was studying. As a young and vibrant educator, she takes pride in producing creative lessons which are engaging and fun for our students.
board of advisors
ceo | muslim
Ustaz Muhammad Zahid, received his primary education in Madrasah Aljunied Al-Islamiyah up to pre-university. He furthered his studies at Mujamma’ Shaykh Ahmad Kuftaro, Abu Nour, Damascus in Syria in Islamic Studies for five years. Currently, he is the CEO of Muslim Youth Forum, under the Zahid & Shah Group of companies.
Mdm Shameem Sultanah obtained a Diploma in Islamic and Arabic Studies at Indonesia upon completing her ‘O’ levels from a local secular school. With a degree in Syariah Islamiyyah and a diploma in Counselling Psychology, she now conducts classes at local mosques and institutions, actively giving motivational talks nation wide.
little muslim readers
& brainy bunch
Mdm Murni Abdul Hamid is the Founder of Little Muslim Readers (LMR) and the Country Manager for Brainy Bunch (Singapore). She is also one of the Directors of Nuur Tarbiyah Initiatives. She graduated with a Degree in Islamic Law from the prestigious Al-Azhar University and completed her diploma in Marsah, Johor. With many years of educating young children and nurturing competent teachers, Murni also specializes in developing Arabic Montessori enrichment programmes. A mother of 5, she aspires to raise a generation of religious, morally upright, respectful and merciful children.
founder | being centre
Mr Muhsin Hamzah co-founded Being Life Series and Being Centre. Born and raised in Singapore, he received his early Islamic education from his late grandfather, Mohamed Ibrahim Mohamed Kassim and other teachers in Singapore. In his youth days, he was active with different learning circles in Singapore. Upon completing his Post Graduate Diploma in Islamic Studies, he attained his masters in Arts and Social Change and Religious Leadership from Starr King School for the Ministry Berkeley California.
ceo | kowabunga! global
Mr Muhammad Taufiq Yahya is the CEO of Kowabunga! Global and the President of Student Care Association Republic of Singapore. He has more than 17 years of management experience in the private education and student care industry, and specializes in sustainability and business management. He is a certified Neurolinguistic Practioner and attained his Corporate Sustainability training from New York University.