Job details

Shell Affiliated Schools 2019/20 Pool Recruitment
Learning Services - Fieldwork Education

Job reference: 007172

Location: Learning Services - Fieldwork Education

Closing date: 02/10/2019

Department: WCL School Management Services - Shell Schools Consultancy

The Shell and Shell Affiliated School’s Annual Pool Recruitment is now open!

We are seeking Early Years, Primary and Middle Years teachers that are passionate about learning!


About our Schools

The Shell Group of companies operates several schools providing high quality education to children from the age of 3 to 12 years, with some schools extending their provision to Middle Years. Shell and Shell affiliated schools set out to provide education to enable children to reach and maintain the highest possible standards. All of the schools are international schools, serving internationally mobile employees who work for Shell and its joint venture partners. Each school is managed by the local Shell operating unit, centrally guided by Shell Education Services Department based at Shell Headquarters in The Hague and supported by Fieldwork Education. 

For information about each school, please click on the left-hand tab of this page and follow the link to Shell / Shell Schools.


About our Teachers

Shell and Shell affiliated schools have a global reputation for attracting and retaining teachers and leaders that strive to make a difference to children’s learning. It is our aim to, ‘through excellent teaching and organisation, maximise learning in a way that enables children to achieve high social, personal and academic standards, enjoy learning, adapt to other education systems and develop both a national and an international perspective.’


About our Requirements

Professional qualifications and experience: 

  • Certified teaching status through a recognised qualification such as a degree in Education, PGCE or equivalent
  • Proven work experience in education
  • Proven experience of teaching an English medium curriculum at Early Years, Primary or Middle Years level, and preferably, but not essential, experience of teaching an international curriculum 
  • Proven experience and a deep knowledge of current best-practice in the field of teaching, learning and classroom management 

Professional knowledge, skills and understanding:

  • Knowledge, skills and understanding of professional practices that relate to diverse and international contexts
  • An ability to demonstrate an international mindset and work in a positive and collaborative manner with internal and external stakeholders
  • An ability to work within a team 

About our Curriculum

All Shell and Shell affiliated schools implement the International Early Years Curriculum (IEYC), the International Primary Curriculum (IPC) and schools with Middle Years provision implement the International Middle Years Curriculum (IMYC). Mathematics and Language teaching and learning is guided by the National Curriculum for England. 

About Applying to the Shell and Shell Affiliated School’s Pool

Applicants meeting our requirements will be invited to a preliminary Skype/telephone interview. Candidates who are successful in these interviews will be offered a place in the 2019-2020 ‘Shell and Shell Affiliated Schools Annual Pool.’ 

Depending on vacant positions and location specific requirements, candidates in ‘Pool’ may be shortlisted and invited to attend a final interview led by head teachers. Final interviews are offered on either a face-to-face or virtual basis and most vacancies are for the following academic year.

Candidates who are not shortlisted remain in the ‘Pool’ and may be considered for further positions that arise during the academic year.  

About our offers of employment

Shell and Shell affiliated schools offer:

  • Highly competitive salaries and benefits packages
  • Exciting professional challenges
  • Support of a large multi-national company.

Offers of employment are subject to various visa requirements and local rules and legislation in the country of employment. Contracts, remuneration and benefits may vary according to location.  

How to apply to the Shell and Shell Affiliated School’s Pool 

If you meet our requirements for teaching in a Shell and Shell affiliated school, we welcome your application. The closing date for applications is noon (UK time) Thursday 3rd October 2019.  

We will be conducting preliminary Skype/telephone interviews during October and November.  

It is essential that all parts of the application form are completed, and relevant documents are uploaded.

Enquiries should be emailed to:


Shell and Shell affiliated schools operate in: Brunei, Nigeria, Oman and Russia


The closing date for this job has now passed.