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How to get your first job in film and television - the masterclass

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Canada Water Culture Space

21 Surrey Quays Road

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SE16 7AR

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Are you currently finding it difficult to get into the film or television industry or maybe you have recently graduated, in another career, or have done loads of unpaid work and you are looking for extra knowledge to help you get your foot in the door and get paid work.

Connect2TV Coaching are holding an interactive and informative TV & Film employability masterclass combining training and talks and a Q&A with industry professionals, for those determined to make a mark within the industry. We will equip you with the know how of what you need to do find jobs and get paid work.

The masterclass will empower and equip learners with the skills in order to apply effectively to entry level roles within the industry.

Subjects covered include:

  • Understanding the job market.

  • Online Job search

  • Job search management.

  • Networking

  • Understanding Entry Roles

  • CV writing and Cover letters

  • Interview techniques

  • Personal and Professional Attributes


Who is delivering the masterclass?

Training delivered by TV Production Coord and MD of Connect2TVCoaching - Georgina Bobb


Training will be delivered by Georgina Bobb BA Hons in Content Creation and Broadcast, a qualified Media Trainer with a Level 3 in Education and Training (PTTLS). She is also a Freelance Television Production Coordinator and has worked on UK based and international projects. She has worked for various broadcasters and independent production companies such as the BBC and ITV and on an array of shows such as The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent (ITV1) and The Undateables (Channel 4). Nominated for a Screen Nation Award under the 'Rising Talent' category - She is the CEO if Connect2TV Coaching an employability business providing clients with 1 to 1 career consultations, as well as CV and cover letter writing services.

Training delivered by Film Scriptwriter & Production Manager & Further Education Film & TV Lecturer - Sinitta Monero

Sinitta Monero, Film scriptwriter and lecturer will also be delivering training. She is also a qualified Media & employability skills Trainer (PTTLS). Sinitta currently works as a Production Manager and freelances as a 1st AD and production coordinator for film and television as well as a media lecturer in further education. She has worked for various production companies including Corbis Entertainment, AVCO and Valance Films on an array of films including Star Wars, Legend and Mr Holmes. Her portfolio of work includes short films, radio production, TV production, live events, music videos, and script writing for shorts, web dramas and adverts.

Guest speakers to be announced.....


Testimonials from previous attendees from our workshop

Motivating, inspiring, empowering. Letty, Production Assistant

A very warm and interesting day. I enjoyed being surrounded by other aspiring filmmakers, sharing views and feel confident for the new year! Thanks a lot. Liam, Freelance Editor

Friendly and releaxed session with comprehensive advice for people from different experienced backgrounds. Given me an idea of where to start! Ellie, Account Manager

A good way to get a very first overview of the industry. Francesca, Marketing Manager

The presenters were clear and concise. I especially felt at ease and more confidentthat I can move ahead. Kim, Scriptwriter

The masterclass gave me the skills information and confidence to dive gead first pursuing a career in the entertainment industry. Elizabeth, Student

After the session I feel more confident to reach out to potential employers. Tjasa, Attendee

Very well structured, full of information. This has helped me with confidence applying for roles and creating CV/Cover letter. Adrian, Technician


FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to attend the masterclass?

There are no ID requirements, however the minimum age we are accepting to the masterclass is 18 years of age.


How can I get to the venue?

Canada Water Library and Culture Space is situated directly above Canada Water station (Jubilee line and London Overground). Exit the station towards Surrey Quays Shopping Centre.
Buses
199, 1, 225, 47, 188, 381, C10, P12

Can i get a discount?

A 10% discount is available for all who share this on their social media channels all you need to do is send a screen shot of the shared link to info@connect2tv.co.uk


What can/can't I bring to the event?

Please bring a notebook and pen for note taking. Light refreshments will be provided such as teas and cofees with biscuits and water. There is a cafe situated in the building in the foyer which is open during the workshop and for lunch.


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

It would be helpful for registration purposes.


Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can contact us directly at info@connect2tv.co.uk or use the contact button on this page

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United Kingdom

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