Bachelor in social work


Program Description

The social worker makes the planning and execution of public policies and social programs geared to the collective well-being and integration of the individual in society. He works with issues such as social exclusion, monitoring, analyzing and proposing actions to improve the living conditions of children, adolescents and adults. Create food drive, health, education and recreation and implements assistance projects. In penitentiaries and smaller shelters, proposes actions and develops training for the reintegration of marginalized. registration is required in the Regional Council of Social Service to the profession.

Job market

In a country of continental proportions and many social conditions, the evolution of public policies causes a steady expansion in demand for professionals.

The installation of the Unified Social Assistance System (ITS), decentralizing the social assistance services in Brazil, has provided an increase in the number of Social Assistance Reference Centers - CRAS - the Family Assistance Centers (NAF), Psychosocial Care Centers - CAPS - and Specialized Reference Center, which bring with workspaces for the social worker.

According to the Federal Council of Social Service, the demand is growing mainly in health, then the area of ​​social assistance policies. Although most professionals work at the state and municipal public sector, with an average salary of R $ 3,500.00, the work in this area is wide in both NGOs and the private sector, with salaries that exceed R $ 5,000.00.

Occupation area

The social worker is important in professional interdisciplinary teams from the first to the third sector. propositional professional, critical, sensitive to social issues, besides working in health, in basic units, specialized clinics and hospitals, integrated management teams and control of social, Guardianship Councils, Rights Councils (health, welfare, food security, among others). It also operates in the educational system in schools and universities; in the prison system; the judiciary, the child of justice sticks and family, criminal executions and public prosecutors; housing programs; and government agencies such as IBAMA, FUNAI, EMATER and INSS.

Vocational training in Facipe also enables the work in the private sector, in addition to human resource departments, the social worker can work in the development of strategic planning, participatory management and prevention of social risk programs. In the third sector, cooperatives, associations, social movements and non-governmental organizations are potential employers. Work as a liberal professional is another possibility, through the provision of consulting and advisory services in social programs and projects. The profession is supervised by the Federal Council of Social Service - CFESS - as well as by the regional councils. You can also follow the academic career, thought to be a lecturer or teacher? The area is vast and the choice is yours!



To train professionals with theoretical and methodological, ethical and political, technical and operational reasons, able to analyze and critically understand reality, it intervened in propositional form responding to emerging social demands in Sergipe and the Northeast in the face of expressions of the "social question" thus contributing to the development and social transformation.


• To create opportunities an academic background and intellectual critique general, which enables the future professional insertion in the socio-occupational areas in all perspective; • To promote, through the development of research and extension activities, critical attitudes and reflective to enable the inclusion of students in reality and encourage the analysis and understanding of it, as well as the production of technical and scientific knowledge; • Develop skills and abilities consistent with the challenges contemporaneously put the profession in the face of worsening and exacerbation of the expressions of the "social question" and in line with the professional goals; • To train professionals capable of working in the social, public and private policies at the level of management, development, planning, evaluation and implementation, ensuring users of Social Work participation and social control, in a perspective that human emancipation ; • Reflect on ethical attitudes and principles guided by a professional action attuned to the socio-cultural reality.

Last updated Nov 2016

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