The UCA Leadership Team consists of seven senior staff members:
- Deputy Vice-Chancellor
- Pro Vice-Chancellor, Corporate Resources
- Executive Dean, Faculty of Art, Media and Communication Design
- Executive Dean, Faculty of Fashion, Architecture and Design
- University Secretary
- Director of Research and Enterprise
These members have strategic and operational responsibility for defined areas covering the University's core business, under the leadership of the Vice-Chancellor. They meet formally every three weeks. The Leadership Team determines and approves strategy and policy in relation to the implementation of the Strategic Plan. Responsible to the University's Governors, the Leadership Team oversees the management of risk, resources and strategic planning.