Adelaide school warns even non-Muslim teachers to wear hijab or face sack

Hijab

Earlier it was reported that the order, from the school''s governing board and chairman Faruk Kahn, contradicts the policy of the Australian Federation of Islamic Councils.

Australian Federation of Islamic Council assistant secretary Keysar Trad said the policy was at odds with the national federation, but it was powerless to intervene.

One long-term teacher at the Islamic College of SA said a new school board was now 'forcing teachers to put hijabs back on', the report added.

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