Careers and Employability (MetGo)

About MetGo

Our graduates and current students employment support team, MetGo, connects students to opportunities within the screen industries.

We’ve also embedded employment support right into the curriculum of our accredited courses. From day one we provide our students with the mindset and skills to embrace all of the opportunities presented to them: to be entrepreneurial, employable, and industry-aware.

MetGo is led by Steve Pinhay – our Head of Screen Enterprise, the award-winning screen professional with over twenty-five years of experience working for the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Sky, Disney and other major broadcasting and independent companies.

MetGo

  • Contacts our students and alumni about job opportunities, full-time contracts, internships and placements
  • Organises career workshops with professional industry guest speakers. Read more

  • Helps raise student profiles by promoting their short films, TV projects and web series

  • Advises on film and video strategy, festival logistics and entry requirements

  • Creates opportunities through productions for external clients such as the American Embassy, the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation, Monster and many others. Find out more


Industry projects as part of the MA courses

MetGO Agency connects graduates with job opportunities – full-time contracts, short-term freelance work and internships. It helps graduates in their presentation to prospective employers and to build their network of contacts through Met Film School’s relationships with industry partners.

Industry skills development

  • Work with industry specialists, from companies such as Sky, BBC, Channel 4, MC Saatchi and The Imaginarium

  • Develop skills such as public profile improvement, networking, pitching, showreel development, building a social profile, to succeed in the screen industries

Examples of industry projects

  • STONEWALL 25TH ANNIVERSARY

  • JAMIE OLIVER'S FIFTEEN

  • MONSTER - GIRLS IN CODING

  • Anti-Bullying Alliance: Bullying and it's impact

  • MIDTOWN BIG IDEAS FLAGSHIP LAUNCH

  • Ealing Shared Lives The Carer & Customer Relationship

About MetGO

  • “Your students were brilliant and we loved working with them. ”
    Danny McCubbin the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation
  • “"Hopefully we can continue employing more Met Film students..they are certainly being trained well!"”
    Johl Garling Studio Manager, The Imaginarium
  • “I was delighted with the crew and the stuff that we are getting.”
    Ash Warner Cone Films
  • “The whole team were a credit to you…they were a pleasure to work with and extremely professional”
    Christina Burgess The Haemophilia Society
  • “Very well done Team Met Film School…it’s everything I had hoped it would be”
    Paul Brazier Chairman and CCO, AMVBBDO