Skip to content

What is the Big Knit?

The Big Knit is a joint campaign between Age UK and innocent drinks. Knitters across the UK come together to knit little hats which then are paired up with innocent smoothie bottles and sold to raise funds for to support older people.

25p of all hat-wearing Innocent smoothies sold in Scotland go to Age Scotland and the local groups we support.

How you can get involved

We are looking for a campaign assistant to support the fundraising team with the 2018 Big Knit campaign. The role is part of a yearlong campaign which will run from autumn 2018, however volunteers who cannot commit to a full year are more than welcome.

Duties will include;

  • Accurately and efficiently counting and logging of hats donated as part of the Big Knit campaign.
  • Creating engaging social media content for use on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter to promote the campaign.
  • Liaising with knitters to capture inspirational stories and write blog posts to boost the campaign.
  • Assisting Events and Community fundraiser in completing grant report for the campaign showing its impact.


Find out more by downloading the full role description. To apply, complete the application form and return to Stacey Kitzinger either:

Download the full Role Description

Download the Application Form

For more information: If you have questions about this opportunity, please contact or call 0333 32 32 400

Was this helpful?

Back to top