"He's a great character to have around the place and I'm sure there will be plenty of interest in him."
Jewell is looking sign a new midfielder and admitted he was growing "really frustrated" because he had been unable to conclude a deal.
"I thought I had a Premier League player coming here eight or nine days ago. Now they want to wait until the (transfer) window closes. That's about as frustrating as it can get," he told BBC Radio Suffolk.
"I think there's been 20 players we've tried to bring in to the club since the end of last season and we've only managed to do two or three."
The Ipswich boss refused to be drawn on reports linking him with Celtic defender Kelvin Wilson and midfielder Maurice Edu, whose current club Rangers are now in the Scottish Third Division.
"It's not really right for me to speak about any player that's at another football club," he added.
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