THE MESSENGER OF ALLAH (PBUH) AS SAYING: EACH OF YOU IS A SHEPHERD AND EACH OF YOU IS RESPONSIBLE FOR HIS FLOCK.
The prophet pbuh often advised that we should never aspire for leadership because of the weight of the responsibility a leader holds. Leaders have an amanah (trust) that they will be accountable for before the Creator. Omar ra, even as caliph, was worried about a goat stumbling and hurting itself on an unpaved path that he didn’t ensure was paved. For us at NGS, we understand the weight of this responsibility in our organizational structure. The leader is not at the “top” of the hierarchy, but rather at the bottom to serve. The ones at the top are the students we serve. Leadership is service to others. Leaders serve and carry out their responsibilities, as a duty to those for whom they are responsible. It is for this reason, our organizational structure looks different than typical structures you may have seen