At a time when schools are faced with workforce shortages, our education consultants develop and deliver innovative project and program-based solutions. PAI (Penda Aiken, Inc.) is a valued strategic partner to charter and public schools, colleges and universities, and provides consultative staffing solutions that address critical education objectives. Through this work our recruitment selection, professional development training, and school/teacher support has assisted over 300 teachers in per diem and/or full-time employment in over 35 NYC low-income urban charter schools servicing 10,500 students.


  • School leaders
  • Teachers
  • Administrators
  • Counselors
  • Social Workers
  • Data Entry
  • Administrative Assistants
  • School Nurses
  • Tutors
  • Other school professionals

Everyone benefits with Penda Aiken, Inc.:

  • Teachers Win – Instructors have excellent job opportunities, ongoing professional development and peer-to-peer support. Teachers will have direct involvement in structuring their lessons, teaching the students, and fulfill the requirements of the school and educational program(s).
  • Students and Parents Win – The classrooms are staffed with quality teachers trained in classroom management and teaching strategies. Major and minor concerns from a parenting standpoint will be met; parents can be put at ease knowing that their children will be taught and monitored by professional and highly educated, specialized instructors.
  • School District and Schools Win – Immediate cost savings and reduced administrative burden. The PAI team assists schools with staffing needs and professional development to ensure an enthusiasm for both teachers and students.
  • Communities Win – PAI is committed to placing qualified professionally trained teachers in urban communities. Involvement in communities plays an important role when dealing with education and Penda Aiken, Inc. takes the community needs/benefits when considering their ideal candidate in the educational workplace.

TEACHERS/EDUCATORS: Certified and licensed teachers/educators interested in working at our client schools, please contact us at (718) 643-4880 or

PAI provides the right teachers for the right subject areas in the right communities.