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Do you have something to sell? Are you looking for something?

Please send your ad it in form of a word or PDF file to Ms. Martina Uhas at Please make sure it contains the following content:

  1. Description
  2. Contact Information
  3. Photo(s), if applicable

Ater approval by the school it will be posted in all buildings as well as on this online bulletin board.

If you would like your ad to appear in the German and English version of this website please submit it in both languages. We look forward to your contributions!

Members of the German International School Washington D.C.: Please note that there are lists of our students who offer tutoring and babysitting services. In order to protect their personal data, these lists are in the password-protected members' area.

Job Opportunities:

Suche dringend für den Zeitraum der Osterferien von 9 Uhr bis 16.30 Uhr (verhandelbar) einen Babysitter für meinen 4-jährigen Sohn und meine 6-jährige Tochter. Für Wochenenden bräuchte ich auch ab und zu Unterstützung. Vielleicht möchte sich auch ein/e Schüler/in etwas extra Geld dazu verdienen. Wir wohnen in Chevy Chase. Bei Interesse rufen Sie mich bitte an unter der Rufnummer: 240 476 1120 - Ich freue mich auf Ihren Anruf - Jessica Fields

Nanny Wanted in Arlington (near McLean) - Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm - We are looking for a Nanny for our 1 year old son. Both my wife and I are currently working from home and would love to have the support of a Nanny during the week. Our son is a great little boy who loves to laugh, read and play. Duties would include playing and supervising him, serving him lunch/snacks, bringing him to bed for his naps and some light housekeeping (dishes and his laundry). While we prefer a nanny with German language skills it is not necessary. If this opportunity sounds interesting to you, please reach out to Max and Hillary Hamm at We hope to hear from you soon :)

Fuer unseren 5jaehrigen Sohn, der Deutsch versteht und auch ein wenig spricht, suchen wir eine(n) Muttersprachliche(n) die/der mit ihm von Juni bis August Deutsch spricht und ihm dabei hilft sein Deutsch zu verbessern. Wir leben in Bethesda und sind unter (201) 739-3052 erreichbar. Vielen herzlichen Dank, Markus

Babysitter Wanted in Falls Church City - 2:45-6:00pm Monday, 4:00-6:00 Tuesday through Friday.  Our family recently moved to Falls Church City from Bonn and are looking for after school support for our two active boys aged 3 and 7.  Duties include picking up children from school/preschool and supervising/playing with them until parents complete work for the day. Occasionally we may ask for support getting them to/from outdoor sports activities.  We prefer a German-speaker, and someone who enjoys being outdoors as our kids tend to play outside daily.  Please reach out to us if this sounds like a good fit! or 978-460-1234.

Short-Term Babysitter Wanted – Silver Spring, MD - We are looking for a babysitter for our 3-year-old son for the Easter break (March 29-April 13), ideally from 8am-1pm but we can discuss flexibilities in schedule. We are looking for someone who can play with him indoors and outdoors, read to him, do crafts, and supervise him during snack and lunch. Due to COVID, we would like to work with someone who has limited contact with others and safe around others (i.e., wears mask, washes hands frequently, practices social distancing). If you are interested, please contact me (Anne Leopold) at .

Austrian Embassy: Cultural Officer

German Embassy: Protocol Officer and Social Secretary

Babysitter Wanted - Bethesda - 3-4 times a week, 2:00-6:00pm, Hello - our family lives in Bethesda with two elementary school children (8 and 10) is looking for a regular German-speaking babysitter who can support us three to four times a week from circa 2:00 to 6:00pm. It is mainly about supervising the children after (online) school, doing homework together, reading and playing/acting while we parents are in the home office. If interested, please email me at or call 202-873-4761. Maximilian Hirn, PS: We are very cautious about COVID-19 and are happy to discuss precautions along with the other details.

Household Items/Clothing/Moving Sales:

> Moving Sale: car, trampoline, microwave, bike - Flyer

> Flexa-Bett - bed for sale - Flyer

House for Rent / Sale:

> Beautiful Bethesda House with nice backyard for rent - Flyer


> FiberArts and other creative classes by Anja Caldwell - Flyer

> German Language Tutor available - Flyer

> Guitar Lessons and more by 2019 GISW Alumni - German/English - Flyer

> Piano lessons

> Spanish and English as a Second Language Tutoring

Heimat Abroad: Unterstützung für deutschsprachige Expats beim (Ein)leben in Amerika:

GRANNY-AUPAIR -- ERSATZ-OMA- Grandmothers from Germany come as Au-Pairs to America to take care of your children. Questions?  Call in Germany: 01149-40 / 23 51 77 54, E-Mail:; FLYER


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