Training of social workers in Colombia: a dilemma of competences or market

Training of social workers in Colombia: a dilemma of competences or market

Valbuena Porras, Mónica Liset & Pinzón Rocha, Lina María

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Abstract:

This review article aims to analyze the professional skills acquired by the social worker in Colombia, according to the demands, needs and interests that are embedded in communities in order to assess the professional identity that is his profession taking as reference specific competencies established by the National Council on Social Work Education (CONETS) (2011) and on the other hand the new demands of the market which has reduced the immediate practical profession.

Keywords: professional skills, social work

Resumen:

El presente artículo de reflexión busca analizar las competencias profesionales que adquiere el trabajador social en Colombia, acorde a las exigencias, necesidades e intereses que se encuentran inmersas en las comunidades con el fin de valorar la identidad profesional que se tiene con su profesión tomando como referente las competencias específicas establecidas por el Consejo Nacional para la Educación en Trabajo Social (CONETS) (2011) y por otro lado las nuevas exigencias del mercado que ha reducido la profesión a una práctica inmediata.

Palabras clave: competencias profesionales, trabajo social

Article info:

Received: 26/09/2017 / Received in revised form: 08/11/2017
Accepted: 19/01/2018 / Published online: 30/01/2018
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5944/comunitania.15.6

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Valbuena Porras, Mónica Liset & Pinzón Rocha, Lina María. "Training of social workers in Colombia: a dilemma of competences or market", Comunitania, International Journal of Social Work and Social Sciences, 2018, January, n. 15, pp. 121-135. http://dx.doi.org/10.5944/comunitania.15.6

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Title: "Training of social workers in Colombia: a dilemma of competences or market"
Author: Valbuena Porras, Mónica Liset & Pinzón Rocha, Lina María
University: Fundación Universitaria Juan de Castellanos
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Pages: "121-135"
Date: 2018, January
URL: http://www.comunitania.com/monica-liset-valbuena-lina-maria-pinzon-training-of-social-workers-in-colombia-a-dilemma-of-competences-or-market/
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5944/comunitania.15.6
Magazine: Comunitania, International Journal of Social Work and Social Sciences
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Valbuena Porras, Mónica Liset & Pinzón Rocha, Lina María. "Training of social workers in Colombia: a dilemma of competences or market", Comunitania, International Journal of Social Work and Social Sciences, 2018, January, n. 15, pp. 121-135. http://dx.doi.org/10.5944/comunitania.15.6