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Vocational professions are perhaps considerably more aspirational on the one hand, but conversely significantly more intense and all-consuming than regular jobs.

Wonderfully, there are more and more prominent out and proud lesbian and queer women who are absolutely smashing their careers and subsequently inspiring a whole new generation of women to follow their lead.

With that in mind, continue reading to learn of some ultimately kick-ass and powerful lesbians who are absolutely slaying it in vocational professions.

What Exactly Is A Vocational Profession?

Vocational careers are essentially those fields of work that require the application of academic learning and skills and knowledge acquired at a training school or other academic institution in a practical, workplace setting.

Additionally, vocational professions tend to be those jobs that seep seamlessly from professional to personal life, and usually, women who work in vocational careers are utterly passionate and dedicated to what they see as much more of a calling than merely a way to make money and pay the bills.

The Main Vocational Professions You Can Choose From

If you are interested in pursuing a more vocational career or else are looking for a change in professional direction, here for your reading pleasure is a list of the main different vocational professions:

  • Actors
  • Musician
  • Nurses
  • Doctors and Surgeons
  • Dentists
  • Veterinary Surgeons & Veterinary Assistants
  • Laboratory Technicians
  • Scientists
  • Police Officers
  • Firefighters
  • Paramedics
  • Mechanics
  • Chefs
  • Paralegals
  • Carpenters
  • Plumbers
  • Electricians

The Arts

There are a host of famous and prevalent lesbians in the entertainment industry and involved with the arts that are seemingly at the very top of their proverbial game right now.

If you have caught the recent Netflix series “Ratched” which is based on the character Nurse Ratched from the iconic feature film One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest, you will be all too aware of the fabulous Sarah Paulson (who also plays a range of different roles in the fascinating series American Horror Story and appears in all of the nine and soon-to-be ten seasons.

The Medical World

Another vocational area in which lesbians are making a huge impact is in the medical world, be that innovative medical research and discoveries or specialist surgeries such as critical care surgery, cataract lens implant surgery, and cardiovascular surgery.

The Sporting World

One of the most prominent, utterly fabulous, and awe-inspiringly talented lesbians in the world of sports is the incredible tennis player Martina Navratilova who won an epic eighteen Grand Slam singles titles, ten major mixed doubles titles, and thirty-one major women’s doubles titles.

Other famous queer women who are blazing a trail in the world of sport include professional golfer Rosie Jones and former world number one Amelie Mauresmo.

The fact that there are more prominent and even famous lesbians quickly ascending to power in all manner of different professions, vocational and otherwise, is fantastic news for everyone and shows our tenacity, strength of character, and utter commitment to changing the world for the better.



Eboné Bell
Eboné is the Editor-in-Chief of Tagg Magazine. She is the illegitimate child of Oprah and it's only right that she continues their legacy in the media world.